[Mediawiki-l] "Refreshing" a category page via MediaWikiprogram calls

Rob Church robchur at gmail.com
Sat Feb 18 16:02:41 UTC 2006

Those would, if I recall, be in the Article class...

Rob Church

On 18/02/06, Hugh Prior <mediawiki at localpin.com> wrote:
> I know that when I do it manually all have to do is null-edit the page.
> I will check out the refreshLinks.php; I may well be able to use that.
> Thanks.
> In seems to me though that "refreshLinks.php" is a batch approach.  If I
> know the actual page which needs the category links fixing is there though a
> direct function I can call?  I see the "fixLinksFromArticle" in
> "refreshLinks.inc".  This I suppose would do it.  But is this the normal way
> that a page during a manual null-edit would ensure that it's links are up to
> date?  If not, what functions do the updating?
> "Rob Church" <robchur at gmail.com> wrote in
> message news:e92136380602171059u9ff2c94n at mail.gmail.com...
> > If it's the one page, just null-edit it (hit edit, then save without
> > making a change). If it's multiple pages, run the refreshLinks.php
> > command line script in the maintenance dir. to update all the link
> > tables.
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