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updateArticleCount.php is a maintenance script which updates the article count.

It simply counts the total articles on the wiki and updates the statistics in site_stats table.

Options edit

Option Description Required
--update Update the site_stats table with the new count Optional
--use-master Count using the primary database Optional

Usage edit

php maintenance/updateArticleCount.php [ --update| --use-master ]

It will only count the number of articles and output the result, without updating the value.

To update the site statistics table, run the script with the --update option.


See also edit