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Bug 4817 - $wgUseDynamicDates should not require unnecessary [[]]to work
$wgUseDynamicDates should not require unnecessary [[]]to work
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 4582
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Parser (Other open bugs)
PC All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-02-01 02:17 UTC by Jason Spiro
Modified: 2006-02-01 02:31 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Jason Spiro 2006-02-01 02:17:06 UTC
I have heard from various new Wikipedia users that it is weird that dates are
wikilinks. Well, it _is_ weird. Unfortunately, too many Wikipedians are used to
this weirdness and don't care anymore.

According to
full dates should be wikilinked so that MediaWiki will automatically reformat
linked dates according to users' date preferences.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-02-01 02:31:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 4582 ***

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