API:Redirects

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Returns all redirects to the given pages. This module can be used as a generator. Double redirects are not returned (they are avoided and usually resolved by bots anyway).

Parameters[edit]

  • rdprop: Which properties to get. (Default: pageid|title)
    • pageid: Get the page id of each page.
    • title: Get the title of each page.
    • fragment: Fragment of each redirect, if any.
  • rdnamespace: Only include pages in these namespaces.
  • rdshow: Show only items that meet these criteria.
    • fragment: Only show redirects with a fragment.
    • !fragment: Only show redirects without a fragment.
  • rdlimit: The number of results to return. No more than 500 (5000 for bots) allowed. (Default: 10)
  • rdcontinue: When more results are available, use this to continue.

Example[edit]

Get a list of redirects linking to the Main Page.

Possible errors[edit]

Code Info
rdshow Incorrect parameter - mutually exclusive values may not be supplied




prop=redirects (rd)

(main | query | redirects)
  • This module requires read rights.
  • This module can be used as a generator.
  • Source: MediaWiki
  • License: GPL-2.0+

Returns all redirects to the given pages.

Parameters:
rdprop

Which properties to get:

pageid
Page ID of each redirect.
title
Title of each redirect.
fragment
Fragment of each redirect, if any.
Values (separate with | or alternative): pageid, title, fragment
Default: pageid|title
rdnamespace

Only include pages in these namespaces.

Note: Due to miser mode, using this may result in fewer than rdlimit results returned before continuing; in extreme cases, zero results may be returned.

Values (separate with | or alternative): 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 90, 91, 92, 93, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 486, 487, 828, 829, 1198, 1199, 2300, 2301, 2302, 2303, 2600, 5500, 5501
To specify all values, use *.
rdshow

Show only items that meet these criteria:

fragment
Only show redirects with a fragment.
!fragment
Only show redirects without a fragment.
Values (separate with | or alternative): fragment, !fragment
rdlimit

How many redirects to return.

No more than 500 (5,000 for bots) allowed.
Type: integer or max
Default: 10
rdcontinue

When more results are available, use this to continue.