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

Greg Sabino Mullane greg at endpoint.com
Mon Apr 4 13:39:35 UTC 2011

> $wgReadOnly = 'Upgrading to MediaWiki 1.16.2';
> In the localsettings.php file.
> However, it doesn't stop me editing pages (I was hoping it 
> would make the entire wiki read only !)
> Any ideas why ?

Perhaps you edited the wrong file?

Perhaps you added it before the include of DefaultSettings.php?

Perhaps you misspelled wgReadOnly?

Perhaps you have it redefined as null later in the file?

Greg Sabino Mullane greg at endpoint.com
End Point Corporation
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