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284 bytes added, 21:06, 15 January 2007
renaming Chris
=Current Work=
==Renaming a user==
;Put the following [http://wiki.evernex.com/index.php?title=ExtensionFunctions.php file] in the root wiki directory:
:ExtensionsFunctions.php
 
;Put the following [http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/trunk/extensions/Renameuser/ three files] into the includes directory:
: SpecialRenameuser.i18n.php
: SpecialRenameuser.php
: SpecialRenameuser_body.php
 
;add the following line to Localconfig.php:
: <tt>include_once('includes/SpecialRenameuser.php') ; </tt>
 
;Move user page (and talk page) to the new username
 
;How to rewrite old signatures? A bot maybe.
;See http://www.buildcapacity.org/User:Singkong2005 for work so far.
=Completed Tasks=
==Import Images from WikiGreen==
# In addition, something happened to the importImages.php file in transport, so I redownloaded it, and everything worked.
==Renaming a user==
# Download the three files at http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/trunk/extensions/Renameuser/
#* ''SpecialRenameuser.i18n.php'', ''SpecialRenameuser.php'', ''SpecialRenameuser_body.php''
# Copy these three files to the /includes directory
# Download the ''[http://wiki.evernex.com/index.php?title=ExtensionFunctions.php ExtensionFunctions.php]''
# Copy the ''ExtensionFunctions.php'' to the main directory
# Add the following line to the ''LocalSettings.php'' near the other require_once lines.
#* <code>include_once('includes/SpecialRenameuser.php'); #LRG 1_14_07 used for renaming users
# Log in and navigate to [[Special:Renameuser]]</code>
# Manually move the '''Userpage''' and any '''Userpage/subpages'''.
 
:I wrote this up in a more general form at http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Renameuser
:How to rewrite old signatures? A bot maybe.
:See [[User:Chriswaterguy]] / [[User:Singkong2005]] for an example.
==Site Map==
*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Google_Sitemap Google Sitemap extension]

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