Extension:BlogPage

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BlogPage

Release status: stable

Implementation Special page
Description Blogging system with commenting and voting features, a special page to create blog posts and a special page to list blog posts.
Author(s) David Pean
Jack Phoenix
Latest version 2.1
MediaWiki 1.18+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
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Parameters

$wgBlogPageDisplay

Added rights

createblogpost

Hooks used
ArticleFromTitle

ArticleSaveComplete
ArticleSave
AlternateEdit
CanonicalNamespaces
UserProfileRightSideAfterActivity

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BlogPage extension allows users to create blog posts and others to vote and comment on blog posts.

New blog posts can be created via Special:CreateBlogPost by users who have the createblogpost user right.

Dependencies[edit | edit source]

Installation[edit | edit source]

  1. Download the files into $IP/extensions/BlogPage
  2. Add require_once("$IP/extensions/BlogPage/Blog.php"); into the wiki's LocalSettings.php
  3. Installation can now be verified through the wiki's Special:Version

User rights[edit | edit source]

This extension adds one new user right, createblogpost, which allows users to create new blog posts via Special:CreateBlogPost.

To-do list[edit | edit source]

  1. Restore the editing toolbar, which was removed in r108096 due to compatibility issues, to Special:CreateBlogPost
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