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MediaWiki extensions manual
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Release status: beta
Implementation Hook , User interface
Description Allows you to earmark pages by putting up a tag at the top which will result in a warning saying that the page will be deleted. Such pages on Wiki are then listed on a Special Page.
Author(s) Apoorvatalk
Latest version 0.1
MediaWiki 1.16.1
PHP 5.2.14
License MIT License
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What can this extension do?Edit

This extension allows you to mark pages with a deletion warning. All then such pages are listed on a Special Page.


On the pages that you want to put warning, put the tag {{#Del:}}.To remove the warning, add {{#Del:Remove}} A warning will appear there instead of the tag when you save and view the page. Then you can go to the special page Special:Delete and list of all such pages which have been warned of deletion.

Download instructionsEdit

Download the tar.gz or tar.bz2 from the left side link at [1]


Extract the tar.gz or tar.bz2 and put both -- the Delete directory and the warn.php inside extensions/ directory in your MediaWiki isntallation.

To install this extension completely, now add the following to LocalSettings.php:

#add configuration parameters here
#setup user rights here

A word about this extensionEdit

This extension was developed as a special contribution towards the Mission GWAWS :)