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pageExists.php file is a maintenance script to report whether a page with a specific title exists. It will print out the result to standard output with a meaningful text, and will set the exit status of the script to 0 if the page exists.


php maintenance/pageExists.php "page title"


Example echoing the exit status:

php maintenance/pageExists.php "titre de page" ; echo "Exit Status" $?
Exit status = 0   means the page exists
Exit status = 1   means the page does NOT exist.


Option/Parameter Description
Page title checks whether the page exists