MediaWiki customization

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(Customizations: redirect www.microformats.* to canonical microformats.org URLs.)
(How to: list plugin details for upgrading, minimum MW version, and plugins we can get rid of)
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** '''[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ConfirmEdit ConfirmEdit]'''
** '''[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ConfirmEdit ConfirmEdit]'''
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Old (previous) installs:
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=== Upgrade MediaWiki ===
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* Run MediaWiki core upgrade
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* Install OverrideEntryTitle
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* Install ConfirmEdit with [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ConfirmEdit#ReCaptcha_(NoCaptcha) ReCaptcha (NoCaptcha)] support (requires MediaWiki 1.26+)
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* Remove SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi. Instead use MediaWiki's built-in [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:SyntaxHighlight SyntaxHighlight] (MediaWiki 1.21+)
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* (Probably) Remove SemanticHTML
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** Modern MediaWiki versions support all the elements listed by this plugin except '''acronym''' [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:HTML_in_wikitext#Formatting]
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=== Old (previous) installs: ===
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:EnableAbbrTags EnableAbbrTags]
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:EnableAbbrTags EnableAbbrTags]
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ExtendAnchorTags ExtendAnchorTags]
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ExtendAnchorTags ExtendAnchorTags]

Revision as of 03:39, 23 October 2018


by Tantek

The MediaWiki installation at microformats.org/wiki has been customized in a number of ways.

This page documents some of these customizations for informative purposes. This documentation is neither thorough nor comprehensive.

Contents

Customizations

Goals and motivations

I'm responsible for pushing for nearly all of the specific MediaWiki customizations on the microformats wiki and thus I figured I should capture at least some of the reasoning in the hopes that perhaps others may find it useful. Tantek

How to

Documentation on how to modify a MediaWiki install to get these customizations.

to-do: To be filled in. ;) Installs:

Upgrade MediaWiki

Old (previous) installs:

Related pages

See Also

MediaWiki customization was last modified: Wednesday, December 31st, 1969

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