MediaWiki extensions manual
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Release status: stable
Implementation Special page
Description import data from BibTex files
Author(s) Steren Giannini (Panninitalk)
Latest version 0.1 (2009-03-01)
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Download Download files here or use git clone git@notabug.org:acawiki/bibteximport.git

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What can this extension do?Edit

This extension allow your visitor to import data from BibTex files. This extension has been designed for acawiki.org.


Go to Special:BibTexImport and follow the instructions.


  • Download and extract the files in a directory called BibTexImport in your extensions/ folder¬†


Because this extension has been specifically designed for acawiki.org, you should have a look to the code for the imported text to fit with your website templates.

To make BibTexImport work with a standard MediaWiki installation you need to:

  1. Install this extension.
  2. Create into your wiki a template called Summary and copy its body from Acawiki page.
  3. The template from Acawiki requires ParserFunctions extension and Semantic MediaWiki extension.

See alsoEdit