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Bug 14469 - wiki:howto:edit
wiki:howto:edit
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
1.12.x
All All
: Normal minor (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-06-08 07:02 UTC by frank
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:54 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description frank 2008-06-08 07:02:00 UTC
Hello,

I am not sure I understood the way wiki search works, but from what I have been told, i could search for something like xxx:yyy:zzz which if it does not exist, would create a section xxx, with subsection yyy, with subsection zzz

On my MediaWiki (http://wiki.alcatelunleashed.com) , I tried this (and also on another one internal to our network). I wanted to create a page to explain our user quickly how to edit a page. I searched for wiki:howto:edit


The page does not exist. When I click on the link to "create" a page, it brings me to 
http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?howto:edit


It does the same on this website (wikimedia.org)

Thank you, and keep the good work !
Comment 1 Max Semenik 2008-06-08 07:30:06 UTC
wiki: is a default interwiki prefix for c2.com, that's why you were redirected there. And MediaWiki is not supposed to use xxx:yyy:zzz notation to access subsections, because it's a valid page title.

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