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Bug 5373 - Remove "currentevents" and "sitesupport" from the messages and the sidebar
Remove "currentevents" and "sitesupport" from the messages and the sidebar
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 14710
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Interface (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal trivial (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-03-27 16:10 UTC by Rotem Liss
Modified: 2014-03-17 14:23 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Rotem Liss 2006-03-27 16:10:18 UTC
"currentevents" is specific to Wikipedia (but even the Hebrew Wikipedia doesn't
use it, and it's especially odd in Wikinews) and "sitesupport" is specific to
Wikimedia. Both of them are not generic like "portal" or "mainpage". I suggest
to remove their messages from Messages.php, and from the messages "sidebar" and
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-03-27 18:30:09 UTC
"Sitesupport" is not specific to Wikimedia, there are a lot of wikis out there
that would need donations &c. in order to keep them running. "Current events"
could be altered to be specific for events on that site.

This stuff is simple to remove from the sidebar and it does no harm; I see no
reason to remove it.
Comment 2 Rotem Liss 2008-07-08 13:04:55 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 14710 ***
Comment 3 MZMcBride 2014-03-17 14:23:09 UTC
This is really a duplicate of bug 2424.

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