Release status: beta
|Implementation||Special page, Database|
|Description||Summarizes page not found (404) errors, and provides a quick way to redirect or ignore them.|
|Author(s)||Sam Wilson (Samwilsontalk)|
|Compatibility policy||Master maintains backward compatibility.|
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The MissedPages extension tracks every time a site visitor tries to go to a wiki page that doesn't exist, and gives site editors a easy-to-use form with which to track the most popular missed pages and also to redirect these to existing pages.
- Download and move the extracted
MissedPagesfolder to your
Developers and code contributors should install the extension from Git instead, using:
git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/MissedPages
- Only when installing from Git, run Composer to install PHP dependencies, by issuing
composer install --no-devin the extension directory. (See task T173141 for potential complications.)
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
wfLoadExtension( 'MissedPages' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
See Help:Extension:MissedPages for all user documentation.
edit— to add redirects
block— to ignore pages
delete— to delete entries in the missed pages list