Manual:Importing XML dumps/from mediawiki.org

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Use Special:Export to export some content from mediawiki.org. Then import the created dumps in your wiki through [[Special:Import]].

What content?[edit]

MediaWiki namespace[edit]

Edit Messages[edit]

common.js & .css[edit]

This content will need adaptation

Template namespace[edit]

Select templates in category:templates and especially Category:Formatting templates

Files from commons.wikimedia[edit]

Since MediaWiki revision 1.13.0 you can direct embed media from Wikimedia Commons into your own wiki using $wgForeignFileRepos.

Help namespace[edit]

  • Help:Contents (prefix used is [[mw:, else [[mediawikiwiki: should be fine)
Tricky: Project:PD help/export

What dumps?[edit]

Shared dumps...

june 2009[edit]