Extension: BlueSpiceInterwikiSearch

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Description: Simultaneous search in multiple wikis
State: stable Dependency: BlueSpice
Developer: HalloWelt License: GPL v3
Type: BlueSpice Category: -
Edition: BlueSpice pro (deactivated), BlueSpice Farm (deactivated)

InterwikiSearch alows simultaneously searching other BlueSpice 3 wikis when performing a search on the wiki.

Usage / features[edit | edit source]

If BlueSpiceInterwikiSearch is enabled and configured on the wiki, every time user performs a search using the Special:SearchCenter, results from other wikis will be shown as well. Results from other wikis will be shown at the top of the page, below the filters, in form of Wiki name (number of results) buttons.

Technical information[edit | edit source]

Configuration[edit | edit source]

To set up this service, wiki administrator must add following settings into LocalSettings.php:

$GLOBALS['bsgBlueSpiceInterwikiSearch']['Wiki_name'] = [
   "name" => "Wiki name", // Will be displayed as the wiki name in the results
   "api-endpoint" => "",
   "search-on-wiki-url" => "" // URL to the SearchCenter SpecialPage on target wiki
Note:This does not apply to BlueSpiceWikiFarm users, BlueSpiceInterwikiSearch within a WikiFarm is handled separately.

Rights (permissions)[edit | edit source]

This extension does not provide any additional permissions.

Requirements[edit | edit source]

This extension requires BlueSpiceFoundation and BlueSpiceExtendedSearch.

More info[edit | edit source]

For detailed description and usage, visit our help page.

Demo[edit | edit source]

Try out InterwikiSearch in our BlueSpiceDemo.