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Extension:SortChars

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SortChars
Release status: stable
Implementation Parser function
Description Allows to replace accents, umlauts and similar characters for better sorting.
Author(s) Daniel Schuba (DaSchtalk)
Latest version 0.1 (2012-07-31)
MediaWiki 1.19+
Database changes No
License GPL v2+
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Hooks used
ParserFirstCallInit
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The SortChars extension replaces accents, umlauts and so on and replaces them with letters from the basic latin alphabet, so they are better usable for sorting.

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Repository

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Download using Git

git clone https://github.com/DaSchTour/SortChars.git

InstallationEdit

Download the files from github. Put them in /extensions/SortChars and put the following to your LocalSettings.php

require_once( "$IP/extensions/SortChars/SortChars.php" );

ExampleEdit

{{#sortchars:Türmchen}} → Turmchen