Create "Book:" namespace on enwiki
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Author: steveolson

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The English Wikipedia community went through a Village Pump proposal on creating a new namespace for books. The details can be found at the URL associated with this report ( http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Village_pump_%28proposals%29&oldid=334425105#Namespace_for_books ).


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Severity: enhancement
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Village_pump_%28proposals%29&oldid=334425105#Namespace_for_books

bzimport set Reference to bz21958.
bzimport created this task.Via LegacyDec 28 2009, 2:09 AM
bzimport added a comment.Via ConduitDec 28 2009, 12:32 PM

happy.melon.wiki wrote:

ns# 102 and 103 are next in line, but a comment in the config seems to recommend reserving them for a "WikiProject:" namespace. 104 and 105 equally for a "Reference" ns; and enwiki briefly had a "Table:" ns at 106 and 107. So I think these should probably be at 108 and 109:

'wgExtraNamespaces' => array(

...
'enwiki' => array( 
    100 => 'Portal', 
    101 => 'Portal_talk',
    #106 => 'Table',
    #107 => 'Table_talk',
    108 => 'Book',
    109 => 'Book_talk',
),
...

There's only one page on enwiki currently at "Book:Foo", a redirect with no links. Might not even need to run the cleanup script; I can delete that redirect if it would help...

Catrope added a comment.Via ConduitDec 28 2009, 1:19 PM

All done.

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