Available from version 1.19.0
Called when creating a skin instance.
Define function:
public static function onRequestContextCreateSkin( IContextSource $context, Skin &$skin ) { ... }
Attach hook: In extension.json:
	"Hooks": {
		"RequestContextCreateSkin": "MediaWiki\\Extension\\MyExtension\\Hooks::onRequestContextCreateSkin"
Called from: File(s): context/RequestContext.php
Function(s): getSkin
Interface: RequestContextCreateSkinHook.php

For more information about attaching hooks, see Manual:Hooks .
For examples of extensions using this hook, see Category:RequestContextCreateSkin extensions.

Details edit

  • $context: An IContextSource instance
  • &$skin: Null (this is a variable reference you may set a Skin instance or string key on to override the skin that will be used for the context)