|Ajax Show Editors
Release status: stable
|Implementation||Database, User activity, Ajax|
|Description||Shows who is editing a page you are editing.|
|Author(s)||Antoine Musso, Tim Starling, Jack Phoenix|
|Latest version||2.0 (2020-11-13)|
|MediaWiki 1.36||Not formally tested|
|MediaWiki 1.34||Not formally tested|
|MediaWiki 1.32||Not formally tested|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 only|
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The Ajax Show Editors extension allows you to see who is editing a page that you're editing at the same time. The extension displays a box containing other users' user names on
action=edit (as well as on preview,
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadExtension( 'AjaxShowEditors' );
- Run the update script which will automatically create the necessary database tables that this extension needs.
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
The extension has only one configuration variable,
$wgAjaxShowEditorsTimeout; its default value is
60 (seconds); it's the timeout in seconds after which a user is considered as no longer editing the page in question.
- EditWarning extension