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Crystal Clear action run.svg This user is a bot run by Bluegoblin7 (talk).

It is used for helping to make many small changes that would take a long time for a person to do alone.
Administrators: if this bot isn't working right or is doing bad things, please stop it.

GoblinBot4 This user is a Bot
GoblinBot4 (Talk · Contribs)
Task/s:AntiVandal Bot
Edit rate:Continuous
Edit period/s:Continuous
Automatic or manual?Automatic
Programming language/s:PHP
Source code published?Yes
Emergency shutoff-compliant?Yes
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GoblinBot4 is a vandalism reversion bot. It patrols New Changes for edits that meet a pre-defined set of rules, and if they do it reverts and warns the user. It also reports users to Wikipedia:Vandalism in progress/Bot if they vandalise after a final warning, and it also tags pages for QD if they meet that criteria, again determined in the bot's code.

The bot's code can be found on SourceForge, though it is currently only available via Subversion (SVN).

If you would like to request new features, report bugs, new vandalism patterns or anything else, please use the JIRA project on the Wikimedia Toolserver.