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Bug 7015 - Automatic links to internal wiki articles within definitions
Automatic links to internal wiki articles within definitions
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 2336
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Parser (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2006-08-15 12:01 UTC by Daniel
Modified: 2006-08-15 15:35 UTC (History)
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Description Daniel 2006-08-15 12:01:38 UTC
Hi community,

I'm searching for a funcionality to link wiki articles automatically to other articles. I 
mean that words in definitions should be intgernal links if there exists a related 
article with the title. The propper tool should add internal wiki links automatically. 
Following have a look at an example ...

Available items:
- David Beckham
- English footballer
- Real Madrid
- Captain
- English national team

Item: David Beckham
David Beckham (born May 2, 1975) is an English footballer who plays for Real Madrid. He 
was captain of the English national team from 15 November 2000 to 2 July 2006.

The article should be automatically changed to:
David Beckham (born May 2, 1975) is an [[English footballer]] who plays for [[Real 
Madrid]]. He was [[captain]] of the [[English national team]] from 15 November 2000 to 2 
July 2006.

Does a programm like this already exists? Did someone thought about it?

Thank you very much for support!
Comment 1 Purodha Blissenbach 2006-08-15 15:31:43 UTC
Dig a bit in the German Wikipedia, there is tool called Wikifyer (afaicr) that should 
do the trick, or at least provide *some* of the functionallity.
Comment 2 Filip Maljkovic [Dungodung] 2006-08-15 15:35:51 UTC
I'm gonna dupe this to bug 2336.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2336 ***

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