SmartList

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SmartList
introduces a tag that can be placed on any page to show a list of most relevant pages.
State: stable
Developer: HalloWelt
Type of extension: BlueSpice
Edition: BlueSpice free, BlueSpice pro
Dependency: BlueSpice
Software package: -
Category: Reporting
Documentation at MediaWiki.org

Description

SmartList introduces a tag that can be placed on any page to show a list of most relevant pages. Type of content it will display, as well as number of entries can be configured using different options in the tag.

Usage / Features

  • Using SmartList tag on a page, displays configurable list of pages.
  • It can show different lists of pages, depending of configuration, like:
    • top last modified pages,
    • pages that link to this page,
    • pages that need approving (when using FlaggedRevs extensions)
    • and more...
  • Length of the list (number of entries) can be configured,
  • Can show only pages in a particular namespace.

Technical information

Configuration

Some aspects of this extension can be configured on Special:BlueSpicePreferences, under section "Smartlist". Here wiki administrators can configure default behaviour of the smartlist. All these settings can be overriden if defined directly in the tag:

  • Categories to show.
  • Whether to show comments.
  • Number of entries to show.
  • Namespaces to show.
  • Sort order.
  • Property list should be sorted by.
  • Period to display.
  • Whether to show minor changes.
  • Whether to show page title with namespace.
  • Whether to only show new pages.
  • Whether to show page content.
  • Maximum length of title (in characters).
  • Maximum length of page content (in characters).

Rights (permissions)

This extension does not require any special rights.

Requirements

SmartList requires BlueSpiceFoundation.

User manual

For detailed description and usage please visit our user manual.

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