MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Description WhoIsOnline makes it possible to see which users are logged-in
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Maintainer(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 4.3
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.39 (LTS)
Database changes Yes
Composer bluespice/whoisonline
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
  • $wgWhoIsOnlineInterval
  • $wgWhoIsOnlineMaxIdleTime
  • $wgWhoIsOnlineLimitCount
Quarterly downloads 2 (Ranked 132nd)
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WhoIsOnline shows which or how many users have been logged-in in the last 10 minutes.

Usage / features

  • displays a list of logged-in users
  • displays the number of logged-in users
  • tags can be integrated on content pages
    • <bs:whoisonline:popup anchortext='new label' /> shows currently logged-in users in a popup when hovering over a link
    • <bs:whoisonline:count /> or <userscount /> shows the number of logged-in users

This extension was originally made for BlueSpice. BlueSpice is a MediaWiki distribution for enterprises and organizations. It enhances MediaWiki, in particular in the areas of quality management, process support, administration, editing and security.

You can download this extension with BlueSpice free.