This page is a translated version of the page Extension:DiscussionTools and the translation is 6% complete.
This extension comes with MediaWiki 1.40 and above. Thus you do not have to download it again. However, you still need to follow the other instructions provided.
MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation User interface
Description Tools to enhance discussion pages
Author(s) Wikimedia Editing team
Latest version continuous updates
Compatibility policy Snapshots releases along with MediaWiki. Master is not backward compatible.
MediaWiki >= 1.42.0
Database changes Yes
Tables discussiontools_items
License MIT License
Help Help:DiscussionTools
  • $wgDiscussionToolsReplyIndentation
  • $wgDiscussionToolsABTest
  • $wgDiscussionToolsBeta
  • $wgDiscussionTools_visualenhancements
  • $wgDiscussionToolsEnablePermalinksBackend
  • $wgDiscussionToolsAutoTopicSubEditor
  • $wgDiscussionTools_visualenhancements_newsectionlink_enable
  • $wgDiscussionToolsTimestampFormatSwitchTime
  • $wgDiscussionToolsShowFeedbackLinks
  • $wgDiscussionTools_visualenhancements_pageframe
  • $wgDiscussionToolsTalkPageParserCacheExpiry
  • $wgDiscussionToolsConflictingGadgetName
  • $wgDiscussionTools_visualenhancements_reply
  • $wgDiscussionToolsEnablePermalinksFrontend
  • $wgDiscussionTools_visualenhancements_reply_icon_languages
Quarterly downloads 103 (Ranked 76th)
Public wikis using 930 (Ranked 285th)
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The Discussion Tools extension is a set of tools to enhance discussion pages. As of 2023, it is being built by the Editing team as part of the talk pages project .

User documentation is at Help:DiscussionTools .

Some features can be disabled on individual pages and sections as described at Help:DiscussionTools/Magic words and markup .

Also, Extension:Echo is required if you want to use the topic subscriptions feature.


  • Die Erweiterung herunterladen und die Datei(en) in ein Verzeichnis namens DiscussionTools im Ordner extensions/ ablegen.
  • Folgenden Code am Ende Ihrer LocalSettings.php -Datei hinzufügen:
    wfLoadExtension( 'DiscussionTools' );
  • Führen Sie das Aktualisierungsskript aus, welches automatisch die notwendigen Datenbanktabellen erstellt, die diese Erweiterung braucht.
  • Also in LocalSettings.php, ensure that you have a timezone set and $wgFragmentMode set in html5.
  •   Done – Zu Special:Version in dem Wiki (bei Einstellung auf deutsch nach Spezial:Version) navigieren, um die erfolgreiche Installierung der Erweiterung zu überprüfen.



Setting name Default value Description
$wgDiscussionToolsEnable true Enable DiscussionTools on talk pages.
$wgDiscussionToolsBeta false Make DiscussionTools a beta feature .
$wgDiscussionToolsEnable2017Wikitext false Enable the 2017 wikitext editor for wikitext replies (not yet supported).
$wgDiscussionToolsEnablePermalinksBackend true Enable the permalinks backend (Special:GoToComment). See Extension:DiscussionTools/How it works#Permanent links.
$wgDiscussionToolsReplyIndentation 'invisible' Reply indentation syntax to use: 'invisible' (use <dl><dd> tags to output : in wikitext) or 'bullet' (use <ul><li> tags to output * in wikitext).
$wgDiscussionToolsShowFeedbackLinks false MW 1.40+ Show "Rückmeldungen über diese Funktion hinterlassen" links in the footer of reply tool and new topic tool.
$wgDiscussionToolsConflictingGadgetName 'convenientDiscussions' Internal name of the Convenient Discussions gadget, which conflicts with the reply tool. Reply tool will be unavailable when the user has this gadget enabled.

Integration with other extensions

DiscussionTools can integrate with PlaceNewsection to put the location of where added new topic will begin to be placed.

Siehe auch