Extension:Whitelist Pages

MediaWiki extensions manual
Whitelist Pages
Release status: stable
Implementation other (invalid type)
Description Allows whitelisting pages on a private wiki so that anonymous users can read said pages
Author(s) Jack Phoenix
Latest version 0.4.0 (2015-11-19)
MediaWiki 1.39.6+
Database changes No
License Public domain
Example ShoutWiki
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Whitelist Pages is a MediaWiki extension that allows site administrators to modify the value of the $wgWhitelistRead global by editing the system message called MediaWiki:Public read whitelist. Whitelisted pages in the MediaWiki:Public read whitelist system message are separated by newlines.

The extension was written by Jack Phoenix and Misza for ShoutWiki.

Installation edit

  • Download and move the extracted WhitelistPages 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/WhitelistPages
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'WhitelistPages' );
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

MediaWiki:Public read whitelist should look like:

Main Page

Page names should have spaces, not underscores between words.

See also edit