|This extension is obsolete!
It has been replaced by core functionality in the MediaWiki software (which was added in version 1.27).
This extension has been merged into MediaWiki core as of gerrit:264407. Wikis running or upgrading to 1.27 should uninstall this extension.
Random Root Page
Release status: stable
|Description||Special page which fetches a random root page|
|Author(s)||Hojjat, Sam Reed|
|Latest version||1.1 (2008-08-26)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
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The Random Root Page extension allows to display of a random root page. The regular Special:Random is not suitable for wikis (such as Wikibooks) which use a subpage hierarchy. This extension can be used as a substitute (so, for example, it can be used to show "random books" in Wikibooks, instead of random pages).
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
- Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.