Last modified: 2008-09-22 18:15:02 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 3221 - Search/Replace feature
Search/Replace feature
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
:
Depends on:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2005-08-22 09:11 UTC by bed
Modified: 2008-09-22 18:15 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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


Attachments

Description bed 2005-08-22 09:11:35 UTC
Hi,

I did not find any request for this kind of feature but, after using Mediawiki for a few weeks, I 
would find a kind of Find/Replace function very helpful.

Regards.
Comment 1 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason 2005-08-22 16:03:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 1708 ***
Comment 2 bed 2005-08-23 11:24:37 UTC
I probably was not clear enough but I was rather thinking on such a 
feature applicable to a group of articles (maybe in a Category, for 
selected pages, ...) or a whole Wiki.

I thought of this because after creating new articles I wanted to create 
links to it on older pages. I use the search feature and go through each 
page and each occurrence of my new WikiWord, but found this process quite 
tedious.

So I re-open this request and if you definitively find it redundant or 
uninteresting, I will close it !

Regards and thank you for your attention.

Bertrand
Comment 3 Alexey Krasheninnikov (ACrush) 2005-09-21 08:09:31 UTC
support.
Comment 4 Daniel 2006-08-16 08:59:23 UTC
Hi,

I would like to know the present situation of this functionality. Is there actually an 
add-on existing, which supports the search/replace feature for entire wiki environment?

Thank you for support!

Daniel
Comment 5 Chad H. 2008-09-22 18:15:02 UTC
This can be done with the ReplaceText extension.

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


Navigation
Links