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Bug 1489 - Let me use the pipe trick in anchor links
Let me use the pipe trick in anchor links
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 845
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Page editing (Other open bugs)
1.4.x
Macintosh Mac OS X 10.3
: Low enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2005-02-07 20:01 UTC by Ryan Schmidt
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
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Description Ryan Schmidt 2005-02-07 20:01:24 UTC
I read about the pipe trick (automatic conversion of wikitext) here:

http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:
Piped_link#Automatic_conversion_of_the_wikitext_.28pipe_trick.29

So when creating a wiki page which had lots of links to other sections of itself, I 
started trying to write things like "[[#Contact|]]" to construct a link to the Contact 
anchor on this page and make "Contact" the text of the link. (If I just wrote 
[[#Contact]] the text of the link would be "#Contact" which I don't want.)

But this shortcut doesn't seem to work. Instead I have to write 
"[[#Contact|Contact]]". Can the shortcut be added? Would be nice.
Comment 1 Rowan Collins [IMSoP] 2005-02-08 23:49:24 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 845 ***

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