|This extension is obsolete!
It has been replaced by core functionality in the MediaWiki software (which was added in version 1.25).
This extension has been merged into MediaWiki core as of MediaWiki version 1.25 (gerrit:171573). Wikis running or upgrading to 1.25 should uninstall this extension.
Release status: stable
|Description||OpenSearch XML interface provides for text extracts|
|Author(s)||Brion Vibber (Brion VIBBERtalk)|
|MediaWiki||1.19 - 1.24|
|License||GPLv2 or Later|
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The OpenSearchXml extension provides search suggestions in OpenSearch XML format. This extension allows the search box to "suggest" search terms as searcher types in the query.
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
require_once "$IP/extensions/OpenSearchXml/OpenSearchXml.php"; $wgEnableMWSuggest = true; #Not needed if using MediaWiki 1.20+
- Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.