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Bug 698 - Feature to prevent some special pages from appearing in Special:Specialpages should be reintroduced
Feature to prevent some special pages from appearing in Special:Specialpages ...
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2004-10-12 13:27 UTC by Guttorm Flatabø
Modified: 2005-06-16 18:49 UTC (History)
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Description Guttorm Flatabø 2004-10-12 13:27:27 UTC
Until Tim Starling made this
<http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/wikipedia/phase3/languages/Language.php?rev=1.214&view=markup>
change it was possible to prevent certain Special pages from showing in the
Special:Specialpages list.

As new special pages are added it is becoming increasingly hard for users to
find the link they need, it would thus be useful to have this feature
reintroduced to prevent pages that are linked to elsewhere from appearing. Such
pages are, Userlogin, Preferences, Watchlist, Recentchanges, and so on. The list
would become considerably shorter and easier to navigate.
Comment 1 Goplat 2004-10-12 14:49:56 UTC
You can make any special page listed or unlisted by changing 
SpecialPage.php.

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