[Mediawiki-l] Namespace recommendations for using MW in universitycourses
Jan at Bytesmiths.com
Thu Jan 25 22:06:44 UTC 2007
I find namespaces are useful for certain things, but probably not
what you are thinking of.
I use namespaces for structured information, especially time-indexed.
For example, I found it useful to have namespaces for
"Minutes" (meeting notes) with pages named like "20070125". Then we
added two namespaces called "Events" and "Newsletter" -- each has
So namespaces are how we simulate time-sequential systems (like blogs
and bulletin boards) without the danger of collisions.
I think for most other purposes, they aren't so useful as an
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