[Mediawiki-l] Deleting old versions

JuergenL wp at lehle.it
Wed Feb 8 22:24:04 UTC 2006

thanks, I found the script but I got the following error when I ran it:

Error: 1153 Got a packet bigger than 'max_allowed_packet' bytes (mysql.myhost.com)

Any idea what to do?


> There is a maintenance script present in CVS (would be available in
> 1.5.7) which can delete all old revisions and purge the associated
> text records. Export it and the dependent files from CVS using the
> branch REL_1_5.

> Rob Church

> On 07/02/06, JuergenL <wp at lehle.it> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> how can I delete old versions of articles in my mediawiki
>> installation? I know that I can delete all versions and restore the
>> latest. But I have to to this on about 500 articles.
>> greetings
>> Juergen
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