Release status: stable
|Description||Applies staff powers, like unblockableness, superhuman strength and general awesomeness to select users.|
|Latest version||1.4 (2017-02-24)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
|Quarterly downloads||3 (Ranked 157th)|
|Public wikis using||6,569 (Ranked 37th)|
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The StaffPowers extension applies staff powers, like unblockableness, superhuman strength and general awesomeness to select users.
Users who have the
unblockable user right cannot be blocked by other users.
Additionally, users who belong to the user group specified in
$wgStaffPowersStewardGroupName cannot be blocked, except by users who have the
unblockable user right. This right is assigned to the
staff user group by default.
- Download and move the extracted
StaffPowersfolder to your
Developers and code contributors should install the extension from Git instead, using:
git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/StaffPowers
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
wfLoadExtension( 'StaffPowers' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
This extension introduces two new global variables,
$wgStaffPowersShoutWikiMessagesdetermines if ShoutWiki specific messages should be shown. This is true by default.
$wgStaffPowersStewardGroupNamedetermines which group should be considered unblockable by all except those with the
unblockableright. It is set to
stewardby default. To disable this function, set it to false, NULL or an empty string.