[Mediawiki-l] Subcategory list not showing on Category first page

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Wed Jan 6 16:02:36 UTC 2010

Obsessive MathsFreak wrote:
> My current wiki uses categories extensively to organise images.
> However, if the number of images in a category exceeds the page limit,
> then the subcategories of that category will not appear on the first
> page of the main category. Example here
> http://wiki.evageeks.org/Category:Images_%28Screenshots%29
> In order to get the subcategory list to display, you have to go to the
> second category page
> http://wiki.evageeks.org/index.php?title=Category:Images_%28Screenshots%29&from=Image%3AUmanprotoramiel12.JPG
> I should mention that the main category is itself a subcategory of
> another category, in case this might be affecting things.
> Is there a resolution to this issue? Some magic word that can be called?
> I'm using Mediawiki 1.15.1

Seems a bug to me. Subcategories should all be listed before other
contents (using a different pager if needed).
Related to bug 1211

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