[Mediawiki-l] Dirty hack for phrase search

Jack Eapen C jackec at suntecgroup.com
Tue Jan 15 04:02:46 UTC 2008


My version is MW 1.11 

"May He protect us both. May He cause us both to enjoy.May we exert
together. May our studies become brilliant. May we not hate each other"

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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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