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Bug 6038 - List of pages referenced by system messages
List of pages referenced by system messages
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Interface (Other open bugs)
1.7.x
All All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2006-05-21 14:01 UTC by Broken Arrow
Modified: 2009-01-31 21:45 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

See Also:
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Mobile Platform: ---
Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Attachments
List of static pages referenced by Messages.php (rev. 14288) (1.96 KB, text/plain)
2006-05-21 14:02 UTC, Broken Arrow
Details

Description Broken Arrow 2006-05-21 14:01:16 UTC
The system messages assume that several non-special pages exist, most of them in
"Project" namespace.

I suggest checking for duplicates or non-relevant links before compiling a list
of pages that should be created or modified after installing MediaWiki, if no
standard content is provided for them. Examples of things that might be changed:

* Links to both [[{{ns:project}}:Protected_page]] &
[[{{ns:project}}:Protected_page_guidelines]]
* Links to specific pages in ns0: [[IP address]]

Also, the external links should reviewed (esp. Meta vs. MediaWiki).

Attaching a list from the current version of Messages.php.
Comment 1 Broken Arrow 2006-05-21 14:02:19 UTC
Created attachment 1811 [details]
List of static pages referenced by Messages.php (rev. 14288)
Comment 2 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2006-06-03 14:46:44 UTC
Hi Broken Arrow!

There was already a discussion about {{int:mainpage}} -> [[Main Page]] either
here in MediaZilla or on one of the mailing lists.

About
[[Current events]] used in: currentevents-url
[[IP address]] used in: anontalkpagetext, etc.
you are mentioning in
http://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/attachment.cgi?id=1811

I would suggest to have these pages located in the project namespace. So 
[[Current events]] should be [[Project:Current events]] and
[[IP address]] should be [[Project:IP address]]

best regards reinhardt [[user:gangleri]]
Comment 3 Daniel Arnold 2007-02-01 22:56:01 UTC
Bug #8846 provides a patch that fixes large parts of the problems described here. See there for details.
Comment 4 Niklas Laxström 2009-01-31 21:45:48 UTC
I think we have pretty much nailed down the unnecessary links.

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