WikiBot version history
This Bot integrates the successful opensource CMS Solution, Joomla,
with the free Encyclopedia, WikiPedia.
When activated [[wikitagged]] words in Joomla contents will become hyperlinked to WikiPedia articles.
Version 1.1 (10feb2006) - was extended with International
(Fish) support by Nicolas Moyroud,
and now links tagged words to correct wiki.language.site or a preferred one specified in the Bot config view. Backward compatible and uses standard wikitagging.
Version 1.2 (26feb2006) [[article|linkname]] support. Some wikiarticles have different linksuffixes for the same name and now you can link to correct article without having to display the whole articlename in your article. Backward compatible and uses standard wikitagging.
Version 1.3 (28feb2006) [wiktionary:, [[wikiquote:, [[wikisource:, [[wikinews:, [[wikibooks: -support. Backward compatible and uses standard wikitagging.
Version 1.3.1 (7apr2006) Wikipedia does not follow ISO standard in the case of using Swedish & Fish. "se" now becomes "sv" and works with the swedish wikipedia...
Version 1.4 (15feb2007) "nw:" will result in a new window. Example: [[nw:text]] and [[wiktionary:article|nw:text]].
Version 1.4.1 (15feb2007) A generic bot switch was added to open a new window by default or not. Thank you Holger Mueller!
Version 1.4.2 (16feb2007) A bugfix! The 1.3 support was lost in 1.4 & 1.4.1 and is now there again.
Version 1.5 (19feb2007) Link color was added as a general switch.
Version 1.6 (26feb2007) You are now able to hardcode lang.site for a specific word within tag. It works like the new window feature (1.4), but instead of "nw:" you add the lang prefix. Example: [[pl: for Polish, [[en: for English...
Oups a Bug! The 1.6 version has a bug in it. Don't use! I'll check the code in a few weeks. I'm quite busy at the moment...
Version 1.5.1 (11Jun2007) Bug fix!: Problems experienced when Wikibot is used combined with Google PR. Solution was to add rel="nofollow" to all wikilinked words.
Version 1.5.2 (22Jul2007) Wikipedia does not follow ISO standard in the case of using Dutch & Fish. "du" now becomes "nl" and works with the Dutch wikipedia...
Version 2.0.0 (13Aug2007) Wikibot2 release as a native Joomla 1.5 plugin. Version 2 and above does only support Joomla 1.5 and above. Now you can configure the links to your own wikisite also as well as other things. NOTE! The Fish language support is missing in version 2.0. Soon to be added!
Version 2.1.a (17Sept2007) Alpha release Added [[inc:article]], which fetches the complete article backend, adjusts it, and integrates it into the Joomla article.
Version 2.2.a (1Dec2008) Alpha release Fixed tableformatting in [[inc:article]] function. Thanx to Kamil Kosib
Version 2.3.a (29Jun2010) Alpha release Fixed /wiki linking fault in Own site use, thanx to "diggie"
Version 2.4 (26Jan2011) Changed split() to explode() as support for split() is dropped in php 5.3
NATIVE 1.6, 1.7, 2.5
Version 3.0 (8Oct2010) First version for J1.6.
Version 3.1 (26Jan2011) Changed split() to explode() as support for split() is dropped in php 5.3
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If you liked the wikibot, please write a good review at the:
Joomla Extension site (Wikibot page)
or at my WikiPedia Talkpage.