set $wgMaxRedirects = 2 on dewiki
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Description

Please set $wgMaxRedirects = 2 on dewiki. This allows to use redirects to redirects as a semantic stylistic element.

[[de:Bonnie und Clyde]]
|
+--[[de:Bonnie Parker]]
|  |
|  +--[[de:Bonnie Elizabeth Parker]]
|
+--[[de:Clyde Barrow]]
   |
   +--[[de:Clyde Chestnut Barrow]]

The redirects Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow describe separate items and should marked with __STATICREDIRECT__.


Version: wmf-deployment
Severity: enhancement

See also: T67064 - Increase $wgMaxRedirects on enwiki

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Fomafix created this task.Apr 1 2014, 7:41 PM

Someone should test the setting still works. It was broken a while back, but then it got fixed (I think), need to double check it isn't re-broken.

TTO added a comment.Apr 10 2014, 10:10 AM

Are you thinking of bug 30359?

Related: Bug 65064 - Increase $wgMaxRedirects on enwiki

Change 154720 had a related patch set uploaded by John F. Lewis:
Change wgMaxRedirects for enwiki and dewiki

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/154720

Fomafix updated the task description. (Show Details)Feb 26 2015, 9:43 AM
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@Fomafix: independently of the question if the setting works or is broken, @Legoktm raises the issue of the community discussion. Could you give us a link to the discussion on de. about this change?

Dereckson updated the task description. (Show Details)Mar 23 2015, 9:23 AM

Thank you for the update.

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Mdann52 changed the task status from Open to Stalled.Jan 3 2016, 7:53 PM
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Tested on mw 1.26.2, and this does not work with the current config - will set a blocking task.

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