Last modified: 2006-05-11 20:54:25 UTC

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Bug 5904 - Shortcut for subst
Shortcut for subst
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
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: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2006-05-11 06:48 UTC by Borgx
Modified: 2006-05-11 20:54 UTC (History)
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Description Borgx 2006-05-11 06:48:58 UTC
Although this probably end with WONTFIX, but still worth a try. :)

Propose {{:Foo}} as shortcut for {{subst:Foo}} since there is illogical for
transcluding pages in main namespace. Or {{::Foo}} if there is logic for it.. :)
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-05-11 09:20:37 UTC
The proposed shortcut is not acceptable. We should not be preventing users from
transcluding main namespace pages.
Comment 2 Sam Horn 2006-05-11 09:23:22 UTC
See
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Periodic_table&action=edit&section=12
for an example of where main namespace transclusion is used in an article.

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