[Mediawiki-l] Dirty hack for phrase search

Jack D. Pond jack.pond at psitex.com
Mon Jan 14 23:11:58 UTC 2008

-----Original Message-----
From: "Brion Vibber" <brion at wikimedia.org>
To: "MediaWiki announcements and site admin list" <mediawiki-l at lists.wikimedia.org>
Sent: 1/14/08 3:27 PM
Subject: Re: [Mediawiki-l] Dirty hack for phrase search

Jack Eapen C wrote:
> I'm not sure whether there is a provision to search for an exact phrase
> exists in Mediawiki's default search or not.

Yes, simply surround the phrase with quotes.

> So I made this dirty hack.

No hack necessary in 1.12 and later, I should note. :)

-- brion

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