Last modified: 2004-09-19 06:33:33 UTC

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Bug 48 - Images used in templates are shown as orphan
Images used in templates are shown as orphan
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Templates (Other open bugs)
unspecified
PC Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://fr.wikipedia.org
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2004-08-14 11:44 UTC by Yann Forget
Modified: 2004-09-19 06:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Yann Forget 2004-08-14 11:44:30 UTC
The image description page says that the image is not used, and the image is listed in the orphan 
image page. 
 
1. http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Shiva.jpg 
used in http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiva 
2. http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Narmada.jpg 
used in http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narmadâ 
 
Orphan image page : 
http://fr.wikipedia.org/w/wiki.phtml?title=Special:Unusedimages&limit=100&offset=1800 
Image #1872 (Narmada) 
 
This is on the French Wikipedia on August 14th, 2004. (I don't which version of Mediawiki is used 
now.) 
 
Yann
Comment 1 teunspaans 2004-09-18 19:01:56 UTC
I think this is a major problem.

One of the volunteers on nl: is trying to clean up the unused images, and is wading by 
hand through this bulky list of thousands of entries. But with images linked through 
templates (parameter parsing) never showing up as used, he created a page to list these 
images to prevent them showing up as orphans (anti-weespagina).

Images of which he cant find any usage of are listed for deletion, but chances of 
overlooking an article are great - google isnt always up-to-date.

some examples:
http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afbeelding:Wapenschild_van_duitsland.png
http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duitsland
http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afbeelding:Vlag_van_duitsland_normaal.png (lists all uses 
except Duitsland=Germany, the article mentioned above)

Comment 2 JeLuF 2004-09-19 06:33:33 UTC
Fixed in REL1_3 and in HEAD. See Bug 60.

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