Last modified: 2007-02-21 17:31:33 UTC

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Bug 9051 - There should be "create redirect" link in the search results
There should be "create redirect" link in the search results
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 5466
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
PC All
: Normal enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2007-02-21 14:14 UTC by Ilya Schurov
Modified: 2007-02-21 17:31 UTC (History)
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Description Ilya Schurov 2007-02-21 14:14:03 UTC
Internal MediaWiki search engine first tries to find an article with title that
match query exactly, and if it fails perform full-text (or not so full-text)
search with the query. It seems to be logical to allow user who found an article
he/she interested in via full-text search to quickly create a redirect from the
search query to this article. It can help other people who will try to find on
the same topic. It can be done by providing a link "create redirect" in the
search results.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2007-02-21 17:31:33 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5466 ***

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