[Mediawiki-l] Internal link with query string?

Daniel Barrett danb at VistaPrint.com
Fri May 4 16:49:52 UTC 2007

{{urlencode:$1}} doesn't work: it urlencodes the literal string "$1".  I
guess templates are evaluated before $1 is.

Full example:

'''There is no page titled "$1".''' You can create this page
[[:$1|blank]] or using a


-----Original Message-----
From: Rob Church

On 04/05/07, Daniel Barrett <danb at vistaprint.com> wrote:
> Thanks, but this works incorrectly when one of the parameter values is
> $1 and it contains blanks.  The link winds up including the first word

> of $1 but not subsequent words.  Is there a way to urlencode $1 within

> wikitext?

What about {{urlencode:$1}}?

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