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Bug 8623 - Adding namespace selection to Special:Whatlinkshere
Adding namespace selection to Special:Whatlinkshere
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 4624
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2007-01-13 21:04 UTC by Gracenotes
Modified: 2007-01-13 21:08 UTC (History)
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Description Gracenotes 2007-01-13 21:04:22 UTC
On [[Special:Whatlinkshere/PAGE]], all of the pages that link to PAGE are
listed. A drop-down box for selecting which namespace to display would be useful
for WikiPrject Disambigution (located on Wikipedia as [[WP:WPDAB]], goal #2),
and similar things. e.g., if "Template talk" were selected, only Template talk
pages that link PAGE would be listed. 

What I had in mind was something similar to [[Special:Recentchanges]], which
includes:

1. [[MediaWiki:Namespace]]
2. A drop-down box containing 
    a. all - (default)
    b. (Main) - (namespace 0)
    c. The rest of the positive namespaces in numerical order
3. A "Go" button
4. An "Invert selection" checkbox

Please also include a similar layout as above for the "File links" section at
the bottom of an Image page.

This can be completed manually (it's easy to tell if something's in a namespace
just by glancing at it), but a machine selection would be time-saving and useful
if both technically feasible and latently useful for all MediaWiki software
users. Thanks.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2007-01-13 21:08:10 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 4624 ***

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