MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: beta
Implementation Page action
Description For broken internal links, infers possible correct links from search results
Author(s) Jeffrey Wang for MyWikis LLC
Latest version 0.1 (2021-12-11)
MediaWiki 1.35+
Database changes No
License © MyWikis LLC

The LinkGuesser extension overrides default behavior for broken links ("red links") by showing a list of possible correct links and offering the choice of correcting the broken link with a displayed option.

Installation edit

This extension requires CirrusSearch to be installed on the wiki.

Configuration parameters edit

How many results should be shown for each link guess.

User rights edit

This extension itself doesn't create any new user permissions, but the edit permission is required for using the link fixing mechanism.