[Mediawiki-l] Couple of Mediawiki questions
indraveni at yahoo.co.in
Thu May 3 09:34:33 UTC 2007
I dont have idea about the other problems, but for the foo bar.doc I have solution. check whether it works.
This is because, there is a space between foo and bar, so try using the foo\ bar.doc. This may help.The \ escapes the space.
johan.boye at latecoere.fr wrote: Hello guys,
I am trying to introduce more and more Mediawiki in my company. After
gave the access to a couple of users, I had some feedback. I answered to
a couple of them and here is the one I can't ;) :
# The search doesn't work on partial (incomplete) word.
Got an article with the word "foobar", then I have a result when I
type "foobar" but nothing when I type "foob".
I have some exception, when I type "est"; it founds some pages with
the word "test"...
Is there a way to fix it?
# Search on 3 character word: Solved ;) I found help on the FAQ
# Links (usually nasty file:// links) does not work with URL containing
I activated the file link support because some users like it a lot
[file://mynas/cifs-share/project_A/foobar.doc Access to file1]
works fine (mainly with IE :-/)
[file://mynas/cifs-share/project B/foo bar.doc Access to file2]
Is there a way to fix it?
# Is there a plug-in to scan documents like .PDF or .DOC on the fly
during the upload to index them in the search engine?
# I would like to put some sensitive documents in the department wiki.
The information are not so secret, the content is just the *brain* of
our service. It contents everything to restart from scratch if
Is there a way to make a full backup of the website to make in
available offline or export all pages to HTML in a save place on an
We already backup the database every day, same thing for the web
server. Nevertheless, in comparison to the regular documentation stored
on a filer with information duplicated on several place several time a
day, it is less *secure*. I was thinking to run a nasty WGET recursive
to make a local mirror. Is there something else better?
Thanks by advance for all your answers,
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