Tim Starling | 11 Aug 06:56 2008
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Release candidate MediaWiki 1.13.0rc2


A second release candidate for MediaWiki 1.13 is now available. Please
try it
out and tell us if it works for you. This is a beta release and should
be used with care.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.13.0rc1:
* Removed $wgForwardSearchUrl
* Added magic word __STATICREDIRECT__ to suppress the redirect fixer
* Fixed bugs 14907, 14966, 14987, 13376, 14904, 15035 and 14944.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.12.0:

* New special pages: FileDuplicateSearch, ListGroupRights
* Special:UserRights and Special:SpecialPages have been redesigned
* More options on Special:Recentchangeslinked and Special:WhatLinksHere
* New parser functions: PAGESINCATEGORY, PAGESIZE
* Can hide categories with __HIDDENCAT__
* Friendlier behaviour for users who click a red link but can't edit
* Image redirects are now enabled by default
* Drop-down AJAX search suggestions ($wgEnableMWSuggest)
* Search results show image thumbnails
* The search box in the MonoBook sidebar can be moved up by editing
[[MediaWiki:Sidebar]]
* Double redirects created by a page move can be fixed automatically

Full release notes:
http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/tags/REL1_13_0RC2/phase3/RELEASE-NOTES

Download:
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Tim Starling | 14 Aug 17:26 2008
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MediaWiki 1.13.0 released


MediaWiki 1.13.0 is now available.

MediaWiki is now using a "continuous integration" development model
with quarterly snapshot releases. The latest development code is
always kept "ready to run", and in fact runs our own sites on
Wikipedia. MediaWiki 1.13.0 is our latest snapshot release, based on
the development code from three weeks ago, with several bugfixes applied.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.12.0:

* 59,000 new localised text messages have been added, taking the total
to 266,000, spread across 281 languages
* New special pages: FileDuplicateSearch, ListGroupRights
* Special:UserRights and Special:SpecialPages have been redesigned
* More options on Special:Recentchangeslinked and Special:WhatLinksHere
* New parser functions: PAGESINCATEGORY, PAGESIZE
* Can hide categories with __HIDDENCAT__
* Friendlier behaviour for users who click a red link but can't edit
* Image redirects are now enabled by default
* Drop-down AJAX search suggestions ($wgEnableMWSuggest)
* Search results show image thumbnails
* The search box in the MonoBook sidebar can be moved up by editing
[[MediaWiki:Sidebar]]
* Double redirects created by a page move can be fixed automatically

Changes since release candidate MediaWiki 1.13.0rc2:

* (bug 13770) Fixed incorrect detection of PHP's DOM module
* Fix regression from r37834: accesskey tooltip hint should be given
(Continue reading)

Tim Starling | 11 Aug 06:56 2008
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Release candidate MediaWiki 1.13.0rc2


A second release candidate for MediaWiki 1.13 is now available. Please
try it
out and tell us if it works for you. This is a beta release and should
be used with care.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.13.0rc1:
* Removed $wgForwardSearchUrl
* Added magic word __STATICREDIRECT__ to suppress the redirect fixer
* Fixed bugs 14907, 14966, 14987, 13376, 14904, 15035 and 14944.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.12.0:

* New special pages: FileDuplicateSearch, ListGroupRights
* Special:UserRights and Special:SpecialPages have been redesigned
* More options on Special:Recentchangeslinked and Special:WhatLinksHere
* New parser functions: PAGESINCATEGORY, PAGESIZE
* Can hide categories with __HIDDENCAT__
* Friendlier behaviour for users who click a red link but can't edit
* Image redirects are now enabled by default
* Drop-down AJAX search suggestions ($wgEnableMWSuggest)
* Search results show image thumbnails
* The search box in the MonoBook sidebar can be moved up by editing
[[MediaWiki:Sidebar]]
* Double redirects created by a page move can be fixed automatically

Full release notes:
http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/tags/REL1_13_0RC2/phase3/RELEASE-NOTES

Download:
(Continue reading)

Tim Starling | 14 Aug 17:26 2008
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MediaWiki 1.13.0 released


MediaWiki 1.13.0 is now available.

MediaWiki is now using a "continuous integration" development model
with quarterly snapshot releases. The latest development code is
always kept "ready to run", and in fact runs our own sites on
Wikipedia. MediaWiki 1.13.0 is our latest snapshot release, based on
the development code from three weeks ago, with several bugfixes applied.

Selected changes since MediaWiki 1.12.0:

* 59,000 new localised text messages have been added, taking the total
to 266,000, spread across 281 languages
* New special pages: FileDuplicateSearch, ListGroupRights
* Special:UserRights and Special:SpecialPages have been redesigned
* More options on Special:Recentchangeslinked and Special:WhatLinksHere
* New parser functions: PAGESINCATEGORY, PAGESIZE
* Can hide categories with __HIDDENCAT__
* Friendlier behaviour for users who click a red link but can't edit
* Image redirects are now enabled by default
* Drop-down AJAX search suggestions ($wgEnableMWSuggest)
* Search results show image thumbnails
* The search box in the MonoBook sidebar can be moved up by editing
[[MediaWiki:Sidebar]]
* Double redirects created by a page move can be fixed automatically

Changes since release candidate MediaWiki 1.13.0rc2:

* (bug 13770) Fixed incorrect detection of PHP's DOM module
* Fix regression from r37834: accesskey tooltip hint should be given
(Continue reading)


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