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Bug 29796 - Create Wikiversity Arabic
Create Wikiversity Arabic
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
Site requests (Other open bugs)
All All
: Unprioritized enhancement (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: ops
Depends on:
Blocks: wikis-to-create
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Reported: 2011-07-10 00:40 UTC by Robin Pepermans (SPQRobin)
Modified: 2011-09-15 06:32 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

See Also:
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Robin Pepermans (SPQRobin) 2011-07-10 00:40:02 UTC
The language committee and WMF Board have approved the creation of Wikiversity Arabic.

Language code: ar
Site URL:
Project name: ويكي الجامعة
Project namespace: ويكي الجامعة
Project talk namespace: نقاش ويكي الجامعة
Project logo:
Timezone: default (UTC)

Extra namespaces:
School = مدرسة
School talk = نقاش المدرسة
Portal = بوابة
Portal talk = نقاش البوابة
Topic = موضوع
Topic talk = نقاش الموضوع
Collection = مجموعة
Collection talk = نقاش المجموعة

Thank you.
Comment 1 David Crochet 2011-07-10 08:09:38 UTC

add :

'wgNamespaceAliases' -> 'arwikiversity' => array(['وج'] = NS_PROJECT),

'wgNamespacesWithSubpages' -> $wgNamespacesWithSubpages = array_fill(0, 200, true);   or similar

'wgImportSources' -> 'arwikiversity'= array(

'wgEnotifWatchlist'  -> 'arwikiversity'=true,
Comment 2 JeLuF 2011-07-12 09:37:49 UTC
Comment 3 Meno25 2011-07-13 14:36:02 UTC
Please also disable the conversion of Western Arabic numerals (0, 1, 2 ) to Eastern Arabic numerals (٠‎ - ١‎ - ٢) like other Arabic wikis. I believe this can be done by setting $wgTranslateNumerals = false; Here is the discussion about the subject.

Comment 4 JeLuF 2011-07-13 20:20:19 UTC
Your change has been completed.
Please reopen this ticket if anything went wrong.
The following configuration settings have been changed:
Index: InitialiseSettings.php
--- InitialiseSettings.php	(revision 1992)
+++ InitialiseSettings.php	(working copy)
@@ -3686,6 +3686,7 @@
     'arwikiquote' => false,
     'arwiktionary' => false,
     'arwikisource' => false,
+    'arwikiversity' => false,
     'arwikinews' => false,
     'hiwiki' => false, // 
     'tewiki' => false, # by request -- maybe remove from file
You can find the entire config file at
Comment 5 Avocato 2011-09-15 06:32:41 UTC

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