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Bug 4634 - Variable for number of media files
Variable for number of media files
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-01-16 23:42 UTC by Enoch Lau
Modified: 2006-04-03 03:44 UTC (History)
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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Enoch Lau 2006-01-16 23:42:28 UTC
Currently the number of media files is handled by a template and has been
updated by hand in the past (see
It would be useful to include a variable for MediaWiki:Sitestatstext that will
allow for the number of uploaded files to be shown automatically.
Comment 1 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2006-01-17 13:27:05 UTC
Looking at

this report seems to be a duplicate of
Bug 4324: Feature request: usable {{NUMBEROFFILES}} variable

best regards reinhardt [[user:gangleri]]
Comment 2 lɛʁi לערי ריינהארט 2006-01-17 14:51:02 UTC
The "Component" of this report / bug / request should be changed.

Searching MediaZilla with "Advanced search" using
"Variable {{ }}" at
"contains all of the words/strings"
returns reports about variables with "Component"
"General/Unknown", "Page rendering", "Template", "Internationalization"

Wherever only one topic is addressed these reports should use the same component
or a new component "Variables" or "Predefined variables" or "Magic (words or

A test page of actual variables is available at
Comment 3 Rob Church 2006-04-03 03:44:43 UTC
{{NUMBEROFIMAGES}} has been around for a while, and there's now a count in
Special:Statistics too. Closing as fixed.

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