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Bug 7848 - Random Image extension doesn't work for shared repository
Random Image extension doesn't work for shared repository
Status: NEW
Product: MediaWiki extensions
Classification: Unclassified
RandomImage (Other open bugs)
All All
: Lowest enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: crosswiki, patch, patch-need-review
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-11-09 00:26 UTC by Jamie Hari
Modified: 2013-04-16 08:41 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

Implement random image from imagelinks (2.84 KB, patch)
2008-07-16 04:45 UTC, Chad H.

Description Jamie Hari 2006-11-09 00:26:58 UTC
Before I say anything else, I wanted to thank Rob Church for making such an
awesome extension!
You came through for me (us). ( See Bug 4586 )

I was attempting to use this extension again, but for the Spanish version of my
site, but since it uses a shared image repository (from the English site), the
extension doesn't work.

It would be great if it did... :-)

Thanks again!

Comment 1 Chad H. 2008-07-16 04:45:40 UTC
Created attachment 5072 [details]
Implement random image from imagelinks

This patch implements a random image feature by using the imagelinks table. As it's not incredibly efficient, I've disabled it by default. Also, I'm not sure how Title::makeTitleSafe() handles a Title for a non-local image.
Comment 2 Chad H. 2008-07-16 04:46:03 UTC
Comment 3 Andre Klapper 2013-04-16 08:41:20 UTC
The maintainer's user page ( ) states "I am not currently involved in developing the MediaWiki software or extensions." so this might be a WONTFIX.

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