Last modified: 2011-10-10 18:37:10 UTC
See, for example, [[User:Dbenbenn/sandbox2]], which consists of
#redirect [[Commons:Main Page]]
The result is the English [[Main Page]], with the title
Interwiki redirects have been enabled and disabled at various times, due to
vandalism and technical issues. Currently, that redirect does nothing at all.
(In reply to comment #1)
> Interwiki redirects have been enabled and disabled at various times, due to
> vandalism and technical issues. Currently, that redirect does nothing at all.
Thanks Rowan for the comment!
The actual intended configuration at MediaWiki Foundation project is to disable
these links. The problem of circular redirects is addressed at
Bug 850: Circular redirects not caught between wikis
There is a note about "faking interwiki / interlanguage links" to meta (but
these are *no* redirects). All projects will allow "faked" interlanguage links
trough the "meta:" prefix. See some new examples at
I amnot sure if the resolution for this bug / report is FIXED / WONTFIXED or
From the perspecive of a general non Wikimedia Foundation wiki this feature
could be enabeled (despite the fact that it is a rsecurity whole allowing
If this (enable / disable multiproject redirects) is configurable please let
some lines about the involved variables etc.
Thanks in advance!
best regards reinhardt [[user:gangleri]]