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Bug 27048 - Clean up CLI interface, help for namespaceDupes
Clean up CLI interface, help for namespaceDupes
Status: NEW
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Maintenance scripts (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2011-01-30 20:13 UTC by Brion Vibber
Modified: 2011-08-19 19:12 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Brion Vibber 2011-01-30 20:13:33 UTC
namespaceDupes's interface is a bit obscure, especially when there are cases it has to disambiguate.

Usage of the --suffix and --prefix params is not very well documented, and seems to confuse people a bit.

* interactive mode when add'l info needed for resolution
* fix up help (entry for --prefix looks outright wrong; --suffix is ok but vague
* an automatic --suffix tweaker might be wise
Comment 1 Bugmeister Bot 2011-08-19 19:12:27 UTC
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