MediaWiki extensions manual
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Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Variable
Description Adds new WikiText variables that contain information about the revision history of the current page
Author(s) (Osnardtalk)
Latest version 2.27.1-alpha
MediaWiki 1.27+
Database changes No
Composer mediawiki/blue-spice-page-version
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
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The BlueSpicePageVersion extension adds some functionality regarding the revision history of a page:

  • New variable {{PAGEVERSION}}: Shows a formated version number of the current page. e.g. "2.6" when there are two major revisions and after the last major revision six minor revisions
  • New variable {{PAGEREVISIONS}}: Shows the number of revisions of the current page
  • New variable {{PAGEMAJORREVISIONS}}: Shows the number of major revisions of the current page
  • Prepends each revision entry on action=history with a version number


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called BlueSpicePageVersion in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
    wfLoadExtension( 'BlueSpicePageVersion' );
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.