[wp-hackers] Updating Codex to newer MediaWiki version

Martin at Cleaver.org Martin at Cleaver.org
Sat Dec 8 20:58:05 GMT 2007

I have no objection to the technology being used (indeed, I much prefer it
to the forums). The search may well get better if the site was upgraded to a
recent version.

If the search fails in a recent version of Mediawiki then by all means
replace or supplement it with Google Search.

Cheers, M.

On Dec 8, 2007 3:03 PM, Ozh <ozh at planetozh.com> wrote:

> On Dec 8, 2007 8:38 PM, Johannes Ruthenberg <johannes at bolarus.de> wrote:
> > Just wanted to emphasize this last point! It's really annoying, doing a
> > search in the codex and getting empty pages ("This page has no content
> > yet." or something like that) as half of the search results.
> >
> The Codex is really not that bad. About 90% of support request on
> #wordpress are redirected to a Codex page.
> And the search function is fine... if you use Google to search in it :)
> <http://www.google.com/search?q=the_title+site%3Acodex.wordpress.org>
> Ozh
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