[wp-docs] internal linking problem?
kinrowan at gmail.com
Mon Mar 27 13:58:23 GMT 2006
OK, I see. Works like a charm when you get the capitalization right ;)
Thanks a bunch!
Michael E. Hancock wrote:
> From: "Cori Schlegel" <kinrowan at gmail.com>
>> I noticed a few days back that it seem like the internal linking style
>> of the Codex has changed, I'm guessing since the roll out of MediaWiki
> Codex is still at 1.4.8. I was able to move most of the contents, sans
> Images and history, to 1.5.7 several weeks ago but that is a copy on my
> local computer ;)
>> * A link I added before 1.5.7 uses the syntax
>> [[User:CoriSchlegel/Desktop/get_settings|get_settings]] and points
>> to http://codex.wordpress.org/User:CoriSchlegel/Desktop/get_settings
>> * A link I added just a few days ago uses the syntax
>> [[User:CoriSchlegel/Desktop/TinyMCE|TinyMCE]] and sort of points
>> By sort of I mean that MediaWiki seems to think that the page
>> doesn't exist and thus provides the default "edit" link, but when
>> you follow the link you get to my page in edit mode but with
>> content. If you go to
>> http://codex.wordpress.org/User:CoriSchlegel/Desktop/TinyMCE you
>> get the actual page.
>> As I recall from my own install of MediaWiki, there was a bit to do with
>> friendly urls, but it's been a while so I don't recall for sure. That
>> was also 1.5.1 (I think). Relying on that vague memory though, leads me
>> to believe that the new Codex is using the not-nice urls by default.
>> Has anyone else noted this? Is there a running discussion I haven't seen?
> Under the User namespace you had the following documents:
> User:CoriSchlegel/Desktop/get settings
> It is likely the lower-case "desktop" that is causing your problem. That is
> an issue related to the fact Codex uses a setting that allows lower-case
> letters in the first digit of an article name. I don't know what the 1.4.8
> setting is, but under 1.5.7 that setting is "$wgCapitalLinks = false;". You
> can see another example of the problem here:
> I've taken the liberty of deleting and moving the two lower case desktop
> pages so they are now:
> I did not change your rants ;)
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