MediaWiki efforts to login after getting in numerous incorrect passwords
When asking for a new password from MediaWiki, yet falling short to enter the proper password, the account will certainly be secured for a day prior to permitting an ask for a new password once more. Throughout this duration, also management account can not do anything to unlock the account.
Exists any kind of means to unlock the account today?
You can run a maintenance script:
php changePassword.php --user="username" --password="password"
UPDATE user SET user_password = CONCAT(':B:somesalt:', MD5(CONCAT('somesalt-', MD5('somepass')))) WHERE user_name = 'someuser';
Alternatively you you can install an extension which permits various other managers to reset your password.