Release status: stable
|Description||Adds a trail of bread crumbs to the page|
|Author(s)||Roland Unger, Hans Musil, and Matthias Mullie|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
|Translate the GeoCrumbs extension if it is available at translatewiki.net|
|Issues||Open tasks · Report a bug|
The GeoCrumbs extension formerly known as BreadCrumbs adds a trail of bread crumbs to the page. See https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Wikivoyage:Breadcrumb_navigation or other Wikivoyage sites for more information.
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your
wfLoadExtension( 'GeoCrumbs' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
To users running MediaWiki 1.27 or earlier:
The instructions above describe the new way of installing this extension using
If you need to install this extension on these earlier versions (MediaWiki 1.27 and earlier), instead of
wfLoadExtension( 'GeoCrumbs' );, you need to use:
This extension provides a new MediaWiki parser function named "
It expects one argument, the name of the article where the current article "is in".
During parsing of the wiki markup, some few data related to the
isin function's argument are generated and stored in the parser cache.
When the article is displayed, its HTML code has to be built from the parser cache.
The BreadCrumbs extension has a method triggered by the 'OutputPageParserOutput' hook.
Here, the complete bread crumb trail is build up by starting with the article's own
isin and retrieving subsequently higher level
isin data from the corresponding parser caches.
The HTML code of the bread crumb trail is added to the page's subtitle.
|This extension is being used on one or more Wikimedia projects. This probably means that the extension is stable and works well enough to be used by such high-traffic websites. Look for this extension's name in Wikimedia's CommonSettings.php and InitialiseSettings.php configuration files to see where it's installed. A full list of the extensions installed on a particular wiki can be seen on the wiki's Special:Version page.|