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MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Database , Special page
Description Provides a special page for managing import dump requests.
Author(s) Universal Omega
MediaWiki 1.38.0+
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later

  • handle-import-dump-requests
  • request-import-dump
  • view-private-import-dump-requests
Translate the ImportDump extension

The ImportDump extension provides a special page allowing users with the request-import-dump right to submit a for-queue request for an import dump for a user with the handle-import-dump-requests right (probably someone with shell access, able to run importDump.php) to handle.

For reporting an issue or a bug, please use Miraheze Phabricator. See here for the workboard.


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