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Re: mediawiki sub-pages question

From: David Gash <dgash@google.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:23:36 -0800
Message-ID: <CAOm3JBcAtsDKg5WTg_U0W51X1qm=ZNgVnGcZOR9ELBxwoh5Vhg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com>
Cc: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Hi Eliot,

Thanks! I think the magic sauce might be the query, but I got a workaround
from Eliezer Bernart. Am using the PrefixIndex form (
http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Special:PrefixIndex) to generate the full
list for now.

Cheers,
Dave



On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 12:09 PM, Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com>wrote:

>  Hi Dave.
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> I’m not sure what the magic sauce is, but I know it’s possible. See the
> CSS Properties page [1], for instance.
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> Eliot
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> [1] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/css/properties
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> *From:* David Gash [mailto:dgash@google.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, January 23, 2014 9:47 AM
> *To:* public-webplatform@w3.org
> *Subject:* mediawiki sub-pages question
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> Hi all,
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> I'm having some trouble viewing all sub-pages of a parent, and am tossing
> it out to the list for ideas.
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> Example: The dom <http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/dom> top-level listing
> page contains this line of code:
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> {{Special:PrefixIndex/dom/}}
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> which presumably causes it to list everything under it, but the listing
> table only goes as far as "dom/HTMLElement/form", which is by no means the
> last dom-related page. At the bottom of the page, after the table ends,
> there is no "further results" or similar link with which to view more
> sub-pages.
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> The parent page should either list all the pages in one go or paginate
> them and provide a "more" link, yes? This help page<http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Subpages> suggests
> using the {{FULLPAGENAME}} magic word in place of the literal page name
> (in this case, dom/); I tried that, but got the same result.
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> I don't know how to get the parent to display the rest of the sub-pages.
> Any info appreciated.
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> Thanks,
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> Dave Gash
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Received on Thursday, 23 January 2014 20:24:04 UTC

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