Separate main page url and name - create MediaWiki:Mainpage-url
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Author: danny.b

Description:
Please create MediaWiki:Mainpage-url as a complement to MediaWiki:Mainpage like
all other items in sidebar are.

Thanks


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Severity: normal

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bzimport created this task.Via LegacyJan 13 2007, 1:11 AM
brion added a comment.Via ConduitJan 13 2007, 1:13 AM

Just adding mainpage-url could cause broken links, as customized mainpages would
no longer be used for the link portion.

Perhaps better to go the other way, adding mainpage-description or... something.
:P ?

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitJan 13 2007, 1:38 AM

danny.b wrote:

Yep, mainpage-title is also solution. Whatever to separate...

bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitJan 15 2007, 1:46 PM

robchur wrote:

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 6332 ***

siebrand added a comment.Via ConduitApr 10 2008, 7:19 PM

Fixed in r33084 (256 files in 3 dirs):
Added message 'mainpage-description' as duplicate of 'mainpage' and added it to message 'sidebar'
Fixes: (bug 6332) Lacking entry Mainpage-url

(bug 8617) Separate main page url and name

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