[Mediawiki-l] Creating a link for an Image
ek79501 at yahoo.com
Wed Oct 11 22:35:46 UTC 2006
I want to make it so, when I click on an image on the Wiki, it can go to a specified URL or Interwiki link. Someone has explained how to do this using a template which has a DIV and the Template:Click is also available on Wikipedia:
But I'm wondering we should'nt we be able to create a link on the image using the regular way too - images are regularly linked to something on the WWW. Why not on Mediawiki? A syntax like the following would be nice:
[ Image:Myimage.jpg | link=http://www.cnn.com ] (spaces for ease of reading)
[ Image:Myimage.jpg | http://www.cnn.com ], OR for the Interwiki link, ofcourse:
[ Image:Myimage.jpg | [[An Interwiki Link]] ]
What change can I make in the image parser to enable this functionality?
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