Last modified: 2013-01-28 11:29:12 UTC

Wikimedia Bugzilla is closed!

Wikimedia has migrated from Bugzilla to Phabricator. Bug reports should be created and updated in Wikimedia Phabricator instead. Please create an account in Phabricator and add your Bugzilla email address to it.
Wikimedia Bugzilla is read-only. If you try to edit or create any bug report in Bugzilla you will be shown an intentional error message.
In order to access the Phabricator task corresponding to a Bugzilla report, just remove "static-" from its URL.
You could still run searches in Bugzilla or access your list of votes but bug reports will obviously not be up-to-date in Bugzilla.
Bug 25589 - Hardcoded namespace checks
Hardcoded namespace checks
Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Product: mwEmbed
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal major (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Michael Dale
:
Depends on:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2010-10-19 19:45 UTC by Derk-Jan Hartman
Modified: 2013-01-28 11:29 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Web browser: ---
Mobile Platform: ---
Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Attachments

Description Derk-Jan Hartman 2010-10-19 19:45:53 UTC
Currently many parts of the tools have hardcoded namespace checks such as "indexOf( "File:") and Template:

This should be adapted to a general check routine that can recognize both normalized namespaces and localized namespace names. (Provided by wgFormattedNamespaces ).
Comment 1 Michael Dale 2010-10-19 20:05:52 UTC
I agree. But this is a bit tricky with cross site requests as each site has their own namespace config that does not necessarily match canonical namespace of the other site. So site A could have 102 -> wikiProject in Spanish while site B could have 102 -> TimedText in a bunch of languages. 

So the representation needs to be per api-domain.. which is oky since the authoritative lookup could correspond with api request and most of the lookups could use the local wgFormattedNamespaces var.
Comment 2 Andre Klapper 2012-12-02 14:22:53 UTC
Wondering if this is still an issue now that native support for mwEmbed via TMH is in place.

TheDJ, mdale: Is this still an issue?
Comment 3 Andre Klapper 2013-01-26 00:41:24 UTC
TheDJ, mdale: Is this still an issue?
Comment 4 Michael Dale 2013-01-26 00:51:29 UTC
Not sure. I think the issue can be resolved working, in TMH we use namespaces wherever we can. And the old tool ( mwEmbed ) has been deprecated.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.


Navigation
Links