[Mediawiki-l] Enable Wildcard Search

aretai aretai aretaiuc at gmail.com
Wed May 16 20:25:54 UTC 2007


thx will try this on my wiki

On 5/16/07, a. cremer <albert.cremer at online.de> wrote:
>
> Hi there
>
> I think I found the solution to the problem.
>
> Do the following change to the file SearchEnginge.php in /includes
>
> Change Line 148 from
> public static function legalSearchChars() {
> to
> function legalSearchChars() {
>
> I have no idea whether this will impact other functionalities but at least
> the the wildcard search will work ;-)
>
> Regards
> Albert Cremer
> "aretai aretai" <aretaiuc at gmail.com> schrieb
> im Newsbeitrag
> news:5783abc70705140223q5550089m60662569b5a9da6a at mail.gmail.com...
> > Hi,
> >
> > I tried to install this extension and failed as well. Have also tried to
> > contact it's author Assel Pathirana, no answer so far. Maybe try Lucene
> > Search instead.
> >
> > Aretai
> >
> >
> > On 5/12/07, a. cremer
> > <albert.cremer at online.de> wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> I like to enable wildcard search and try to utilize the wildcard search
> >> extension
> >>
> >> <?PHP
> >> #Copyright (C) 2006 Assela Pathirana under the version 2 of the GNU
> >> General
> >> Public License
> >> #Adds wildcard search functionality to mediawiki
> >> # file : SearchMySQLwildcards.php
> >> require_once( 'SearchEngine.php' );require_once(
> >> 'SearchMySQL.php' );require_once( 'SearchMySQL4.php' );//Register this
> >> search type and override the default search set in
> >> DefaultSettins.php$wgSearchType   = SearchMySQLwildcards;//Create a new
> >> search class based on the parentclass SearchMySQLwildcards extends
> >> SearchMySQL4 {        function legalSearchChars()   {
> >> //include + and * as valid characters                return
> >> "A-Za-z_'0-9\\x80-\\xFF\\-+*";        }}$strictMatching=false;?>having
> >> require_once("extensions/WCS/SearchMySQLwildcards.php"); in the
> >> localsettings.phpUnfortunately it will not work. Instead of the
> required
> >> search results there is only a blank page.Does anyone have a comment on
> >> this?Kind regardsAlbert Cremer
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
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