[Mediawiki-l] using pretty URLs

Frederik Dohr fdg001 at gmx.net
Thu Aug 2 19:27:07 UTC 2007


> I just moved to a VPS server from shared hosting. I went to reinstall  
> mediawiki and it is showing pretty URLs as enabled.
> How can I turn this off?

There are several methods for eliminating index.php from the URL:
     http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Short_URL

If you were using a simple rewrite rule, probably all you need to do is 
disable the $wgArticlePath setting in LocalSettings.php:
     http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:$wgArticlePath

HTH.


-- F.



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