Last modified: 2010-05-15 14:35:51 UTC
At the moment, there's no clear way for (clueless) users to provide feedback on Special Pages.
These are the only pages on the site that don't have a tab at the top of the page for discussion or
suggestions. Could a "Feedback" or "Discussion" tab be added to the top of all pages in the
Special namespace, so that users can make suggestions?
I don't know whether it would be better to link this tab to a "Special Talk" page, or to the
Village Pump, or what. Could this be configurable per-wiki?
I've written an extension to do this, Special_talk.php in the extensions module
in CVS HEAD.
Marking this as FIXED in CVS HEAD.
*** Bug 8939 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Well, anything like this should be off by default, as small wikis
"didn't write, and maybe aren't even aware of" many special pages'
existence. "Therefore the user with a comment would be better off
hitting the "Made by MediaWiki" logo", to find the real perpetrators...