[Mediawiki-l] Any ideas why $wgReadOnly doesn't work ?

Steve VanSlyck s.vanslyck at spamcop.net
Mon Apr 4 13:00:47 UTC 2011

I'm not the most experienced here but I assume $wgReadOnly would require a 
TRUE/FALSE argument rather than a text string.

----- Original Message -----

> > I want to move my wiki to another server (and upgrade at the same time 
from 1.14 to 1.16.2).
> > I simply need to make the old wiki readonly, while I move, upgrade and 
change the redirect URL - so I placed $wgReadOnly = 'Upgrading to 
MediaWiki 1.16.2';
> > In the localsettings.php file.

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