MediaWiki skins manual - category
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Release status: experimental
Screen Shot of the MediaWiki Tyrian skin.png
Compatibility policy Snapshots releases along with MediaWiki. Master is not backwards compatible.
License GNU General Public License 2.0
Translate the Tyrian skin if it is available at
Check usage and version matrix;

Skin used for official Gentoo project documentation.


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called Tyrian in your skins/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadSkin( 'Tyrian' );
  •   Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the skin is successfully installed.
  • This skin will require additional code modification to change the footer and header to match your needs.

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