Feature #806

Have wiki links display linked page title

Added by Ale Muñoz about 15 years ago. Updated almost 13 years ago.

Status:NewStart date:2008-03-07
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It would be über-cool to have wiki links (i.e: linked_page automatically display the linked page's title.

DokuWiki has a similar feature.

806.diff Magnifier (5.47 KB) Mateo Murphy, 2008-03-18 02:09


#1 Updated by Jean-Philippe Lang about 15 years ago

What do you mean exactly by "page's title" ? The first heading of its content ?

#2 Updated by Ale Muñoz about 15 years ago


#3 Updated by Mateo Murphy about 15 years ago

Here is a patch implementing this feature, along with some tests.

#4 Updated by Vincent de Lau almost 13 years ago

I'd also like to see something like this. It would be nice to be able to have a 'title' that is different from the 'name'. The name has to adhere to strict conventions to allow it to be contained in URL's, but there should be no such need for title's.


I have a page 'vps1.example.org' which gets the name 'Vps1exampleorg'. I don't mind that that is the name that is being used internally, but is bothers me that this also appears in the HTML title and in links in the

Error executing the child_pages macro (With no argument, this macro can be called from wiki pages only.)

#5 Updated by Vincent de Lau almost 13 years ago

I've tried applying the patch (manually), but it doesn't see, to work (anymore). I'm not a Ruby programmer, so I can't assess the cause.

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