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Bug 12964 - AdvancedRandom does not work
AdvancedRandom does not work
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
AdvancedRandom (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: patch
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-02-08 00:00 UTC by Lejonel
Modified: 2008-10-20 22:04 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Attachments
Fix parameter, and add query for templatelinks (2.68 KB, patch)
2008-02-08 00:00 UTC, Lejonel
Details

Description Lejonel 2008-02-08 00:00:28 UTC
Created attachment 4631 [details]
Fix parameter, and add query for templatelinks

Advanced random does not work because variable names has been mixed up, $params and $par should be the same variable. I have attached an patch that changes the variable name.

And even when the variables are fixed, it does not work as described in SpecialAdvancedRandom.php:

 * Get a random page from the set of pages whos talk or subjectpage links to a
 * given page, can be used like Special:AdvancedRandom/Template:Featured/Talk
 * to get a random featured article or like
 * Special:AdvancedRandom/Template:Delete to get a random speedy deletion
 * candidate.

Template links are stored in templatelinks table, but the database query only searches the pagelinks table. In the patch I have changed this by quering templatelinks when a template is specified.
Comment 1 Siebrand Mazeland 2008-10-20 22:04:23 UTC
Applied in r42278.

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