Available from version 1.16.0
A chance to modify exact-title-matches in "go" searches.
Define function:
public static function onSearchGetNearMatchComplete( $term, &$title ) { ... }
Attach hook:

In extension.json:

	"Hooks": {
		"SearchGetNearMatchComplete": "MyExtensionHooks::onSearchGetNearMatchComplete"

For MediaWiki ≤1.25:

$wgHooks['SearchGetNearMatchComplete'][] = 'MyExtensionHooks::onSearchGetNearMatchComplete';
Called from:File(s): SearchEngine.php

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


  • $term : Search term string
  • $title : Current Title object that is being returned (null if none found)