MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Ajax
Description Extends the login link to open an OOJs UI login overlay, instaed of redirecting to "Special:UserLogin".
Author(s) Florian Schmidt (Florianschmidtwelzowtalk)
Latest version 0.0.2 (2017-06-20)
MediaWiki 1.25+
License MIT License
Quarterly downloads 5 (Ranked 141st)
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The OOJsUIAjaxLogin extension injects the login link on the top right corner of your wiki and, when clicked, opens an Dialog (written in OOJsUI) with a login form, instead of redirecting the user to "Special:UserLogin".

Installation edit

This extension requires the MediaWiki API to be enabled.
  • Download and move the extracted OOJsUIAjaxLogin folder to your extensions/ directory.
    Developers and code contributors should install the extension from Git instead, using:cd extensions/
    git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/OOJsUIAjaxLogin
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'OOJsUIAjaxLogin' );
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.