User talk:JonathanCross

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Stubs[edit]

Astria Suparak[edit]

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Response: I have re-written the article to address the Detector report. Is it safe to remove the MadmanBot template? JonathanCross (talk) 10:36, 23 April 2013 (UTC)

I believe all required changes have been made, so the notice has been removed. JonathanCross (talk) 14:14, 24 April 2013 (UTC)

Unblock request[edit]

Editing from 74.125.0.0/16 (talk) has been blocked (disabled) by User:Reaper Eternal for the following reason(s)... Seems to be a {{webhostblock}} - From what I can see, I (Jonathan Cross) am not specifically blocked, yet I am prevented form editing because of my IP address. The Webhostblock template indicates I should use the unblock template below:

File:Orologio rosso or File:Orologio verde DOT SVG (red clock or green clock icon, from Wikimedia Commons)
This user's unblock request has been reviewed by an administrator, who accepted the request.

JonathanCross (block logactive blocksglobal blocksautoblockscontribsdeleted contribsabuse filter logcreation logchange block settingsunblock)


Request reason:

Seems like I am being blocked because the IP address was flagged as "Google Appspot". However, I was assigned this address as an internal Google employee. Is there a way to make exceptions for users who are clearly making positive contributions to Wikipedia? Or am I missing something? JonathanCross (talk) 12:00, 23 April 2013 (UTC)

Accept reason:

IP block exemption granted. The problem is that there are literally hundreds of anonymizing proxies on Google AppSpot, and the exit points are all over on yours and one other /16 range. Unfortunately, the same /16 also includes a few non-AppSpot /24 ranges like yours which have also been hit. Since vandals and trolls regularly abuse open proxies to cause unstoppable disruption to the project, I was forced to block. Anyway, you should be able to edit now without further disruption. Reaper Eternal (talk) 12:58, 23 April 2013 (UTC)

Unblocking administrator: Please check for active autoblocks on this user after accepting the unblock request.

Great, thank you for the quick response! JonathanCross (talk) 13:23, 23 April 2013 (UTC)