Release status: experimental
|Description||This extension removes red links (to non-existing pages) for users not logged in.|
|Author(s)||Malte Ahrholdt (Wikimaltetalk)|
|Latest version||0.1 (2020-04-09)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
The RemoveRedlinks extension disables red links to non-existing pages to users which are not logged in. Especially when users not logged in do not have editing privileges, the red visualization of wikilinks to non-existing pages is more confusing than helpful. The red links are still shown to logged in users in order to facilitate editing.
- Download archive, extract to temporary folder and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadExtension( 'RemoveRedlinks' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
This extension is based on a previous work by User:😂, but has been modified and updated. Re-using this extension's name and re-establishing its functionality as it has been abandoned since 2012.