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Bug 14695 - name mainpage and mainpage-description consistently
name mainpage and mainpage-description consistently
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
1.13.x
All All
: Lowest normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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: 14848 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-07-01 11:29 UTC by Adrian Lang
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:06 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Adrian Lang 2008-07-01 11:29:05 UTC
with bug 6332 a new variable was introduced, mainpage-description. unfortunately, this is inconsistent with other variables (portal, portal-url, etc.). I suggest correcting this to mainpage as description and mainpage-url as qualified page name.

In order to do this in every Messages*.php a line 'mainpage-url'      => $mainpage, has to be added

Moreover, in Title::newMainPage:
-               $title = Title::newFromText( wfMsgForContent( 'mainpage' ) );
+               $title = Title::newFromText( wfMsgForContent( 'mainpage-url' ) );
Comment 1 Niklas Laxström 2008-07-01 11:33:22 UTC
Too much work and would break too many things for only small benefit in naming consistency. I say wontfix.
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2008-07-06 20:54:38 UTC
The naming was chosen to avoid disrupting sites which had customized the main page name.
Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2008-07-31 15:44:18 UTC
*** Bug 14848 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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