MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Tag
Description Generates soundex codes with <soundex></soundex> tag
Author(s) Kurt M. Weber (Kmwebertalk)
Latest version 0.1 (2008-09-18)
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Download Soundex.php

This extension adds a ‎<soundex>‎</soundex> tag to enable generation of Soundex codes from within MediaWiki. It is essentially just a wrapper for PHP's built-in soundex() function.

Usage edit

To generate a soundex code, simply place the name between ‎<soundex>‎</soundex> tags. For instance,


will generate


Files edit

There is only one file, the one is Soundex.php. Simply create a Soundex directory in your extensions directory and place the Soundex.php file there, then add the following to your LocalSettings.php file: