On 2/3/23 01:11, Max Vlasov wrote:
- Is there a plan to support the old design with some
parameters? Even if not forever, just for comparison purposes it would
be useful for me
You can use ?useskin=vector to fetch pages with the old HTML structure.
- Is there another better way to get the text.
Basically I make a
guessing work by converting some of the classical tags like H1/H2 etc
into pseudo headings and so on, Bullet tags into bullet chars etc. The
issue with the new design for me is that floating content now at the
same level as all the items of the //main[@id='content'] tag, so I
will have to do some filtering to get the main content without
Have you looked at Parsoid HTML? It's annotated HTML that makes it
pretty straightforward to parse and extract content from wiki pages.
for the API and <https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Specs/HTML> for the format.