[Mediawiki-l] Internal link with query string?

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Tue May 8 20:02:59 UTC 2007

Daniel Barrett wrote:
> In other words, within wikitext, I want to reference the search term
> that was passed to Special:Search, so I can pass it in turn to my own
> special page, Special:MyPresetPageTypes.
> The underlying problem is how to pass this value from within wikitext to
> Special:MyPresetPageTypes. Perhaps there's a way to do this without a
> query parameter.
> Thanks for any advice.
> DanB

What about using [[Special:Foobar/$1]] syntax ?
You only need to make sure your special page supports it.

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