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Release status: experimental
Description A Lua module to include information from Discourse sites in MediaWiki pages.
Author(s) Sam Wilson (samwilsontalk)
Compatibility policy Master maintains backward compatibility.
MediaWiki >= 1.31.7
Database changes No
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later
  • $wgDiscourseDefaultSite
  • $wgDiscourseSites
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The Discourse extension will provide a means to include data from Discourse sites in MediaWiki pages.


  • Install the Scribunto extension.
  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called Discourse in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
    wfLoadExtension( 'Discourse' );
  • Yes Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

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