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=Useful Pages=
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* [http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=Template:Pickensbio Pickens bio template]
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* [http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=Special:AllPages All Pages]
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*[http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=Special:ListRedirects List of Redirects]
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* [http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=Special:ListFiles List of All Images and Files]
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*[[I am a Stroke Survivor]]
  
==Internet-based Cognitive Tools==
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=Changes Made to this MediaWiki Application=
This is an experimental web site that combines two internet based cognitive tools, Wikipedia and Slashdot, to research ideas, present them for brainstorming, and evaluate the results.
 
  
''"The best way to get great ideas is to get lots of ideas and throw the bad ones away."''
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==Changes on 12-19-2007==
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===Installation===
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Wikimedia installed at [http://researchandideas.com Research and Ideas]
  
==Speculation and Brainstorming==
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===Change 1: Preventing anonymous editing===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php
  
* [[Can Time Slow Down?]]
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$wgGroupPermissions['*']['edit'] = false;
  
* [[Active Seti|Does Active SETI Put Earth in Danger?]]
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===Change 2: Allowing only admins to create accounts===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)
  
* [[Dog Height Censorship]]
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$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = false;
  
* [[Domains May Disappear|Domains May Disappear After Search]]
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===Change 3: Allow Uploads===
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To enable image uploads, make sure the 'images' directory is writable, then set this to true:
  
* [[Googling Yourself?|Googling Yourself]]
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$wgEnableUploads      = true;
  
* [[Google Street View|Google Street View Raises Privacy Concerns]]
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===Change 4: Changed Logo===
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Created an 135 by 135 png logo
  
* [[Keep Your Domain Safe]]
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Uploaded it to /www/skins/common/images/
  
* [[Raising Smart Kids|The Secret to Raising Smart Kids]]
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directory and renamed it wiki.png
  
==Artists==
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===Change 5: Added Citation Extension===
  
* [[Nkechi Ka Egenamba]]
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Downloaded citation extension from [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Cite/Cite.php MediaWiki]
  
* [[Josué Sánchez]]
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Installed the extension files in the directory wiki/extensions/Cite.
  
==Peace Corps Afghanistan==
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Added the following to the LocalSettings.php file:
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: Pre-2001]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2001]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2002]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2003]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2004]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2005]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2006]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2007]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Afghanistan: 2008]]
 
  
==Peace Corps Peru==
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require_once( $IP.'/extensions/Cite/Cite.php' );
* [[Peace Corps Peru: Pre-2001]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2001]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2002]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2003]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2004]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2005]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2006]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2007]]
 
* [[Peace Corps Peru: 2008]]
 
  
==Peace Corps History Project==
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===Change 6: Installed the Template:Reflist===
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Went to [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Template:Reflist Template:Reflist] on Wikipedia
  
* 1966 - 1969: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Vaughn Jack Vaughn]]
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Clicked on "View Source" and copied the source
  
* 1969 - 1971: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Blatchford Joseph Blatchford]
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Created a new page: [[Template:Reflist]]
  
* 1971 - 1972: [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_O%27Donnell Kevin O'Donnell]
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Copied the source.
  
* 1977 - 1978: [[Carolyn R. Payton]]
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It works.
  
* 1981 - 1989: [[Loret Miller Ruppe]]
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==Changes on 12-20-2007==
  
* 1989 - 1991: [[Paul Coverdell]]
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===Change 7: Allow Users to Register - This Change has been superceded by Change 10===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)
  
* 1995 - 1999: [[Mark Gearan]]
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$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = true;
  
* 1999 - 2001: [[Mark L. Schneider]]
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* This Change has been superceded by Change 10
  
* 2002 - 2006: [[Gaddi Vasquez]]
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===Change 8: Do Not Allow Users to Create New Pages===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php
  
* 2006 - :  [[Ron Tschetter]]
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$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createpage'] = false;
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$wgGroupPermissions['user']['createpage'] = false;
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==Changes on 12-22-2007==
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===Change 9: Give the Administrator Permission to Create New Pages===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php
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$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['createpage']  = true;
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==Changes on 09-29-2009==
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===Change 10: Do Not Allow Users to Register===
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Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)
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$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = false;
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==Changes on 09-26-2012==
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===Change 11: Upgraded Mediawiki Version from 1.10 to 1.19.1===
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Contracted with Siteground to upgrade my MediaWiki Version from 1.10 to the latest stable version 1.191 so that I would be ablt tostart using the "html" tag which was implemented in version 1.3.4
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* See [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:$wgRawHtml Mediawiki html tag info]
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====My Statement of Work to SiteGround====
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STATEMENT OF WORK
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1. Upgrade my MediaWiki Site from V1.10 to the latest stable version which I believe is 1.19.0
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2.  Implementing the nine changes I have made to MediaWiki listed at:
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[http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=User_talk:Pickens http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=User_talk:Pickens]
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3.  Implement the "html" tag in the upgrade
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4.  Perform a backup to my site before upgrading to V1.19
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5.  Ensure that all my pages are migrated successfully to the new version
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==Changes on 01-23-2014==
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===Change 12: Manual:RevisionDelete===
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https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:RevisionDelete
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Added to  LocalSettings.php
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$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['deletelogentry'] = true;
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$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['deleterevision'] = true;

Latest revision as of 04:08, 7 July 2021

Useful Pages

Changes Made to this MediaWiki Application

Changes on 12-19-2007

Installation

Wikimedia installed at Research and Ideas

Change 1: Preventing anonymous editing

Add this to LocalSettings.php

$wgGroupPermissions['*']['edit'] = false;

Change 2: Allowing only admins to create accounts

Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)

$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = false;

Change 3: Allow Uploads

To enable image uploads, make sure the 'images' directory is writable, then set this to true:

$wgEnableUploads = true;

Created an 135 by 135 png logo

Uploaded it to /www/skins/common/images/

directory and renamed it wiki.png

Change 5: Added Citation Extension

Downloaded citation extension from MediaWiki

Installed the extension files in the directory wiki/extensions/Cite.

Added the following to the LocalSettings.php file:

require_once( $IP.'/extensions/Cite/Cite.php' );

Change 6: Installed the Template:Reflist

Went to Template:Reflist on Wikipedia

Clicked on "View Source" and copied the source

Created a new page: Template:Reflist

Copied the source.

It works.

Changes on 12-20-2007

Change 7: Allow Users to Register - This Change has been superceded by Change 10

Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)

$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = true;

  • This Change has been superceded by Change 10

Change 8: Do Not Allow Users to Create New Pages

Add this to LocalSettings.php

$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createpage'] = false;

$wgGroupPermissions['user']['createpage'] = false;

Changes on 12-22-2007

Change 9: Give the Administrator Permission to Create New Pages

Add this to LocalSettings.php

$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['createpage'] = true;

Changes on 09-29-2009

Change 10: Do Not Allow Users to Register

Add this to LocalSettings.php (requires 1.5.1)

$wgGroupPermissions['*']['createaccount'] = false;

Changes on 09-26-2012

Change 11: Upgraded Mediawiki Version from 1.10 to 1.19.1

Contracted with Siteground to upgrade my MediaWiki Version from 1.10 to the latest stable version 1.191 so that I would be ablt tostart using the "html" tag which was implemented in version 1.3.4

My Statement of Work to SiteGround

STATEMENT OF WORK

1. Upgrade my MediaWiki Site from V1.10 to the latest stable version which I believe is 1.19.0

2. Implementing the nine changes I have made to MediaWiki listed at:

http://researchandideas.com/index.php?title=User_talk:Pickens

3. Implement the "html" tag in the upgrade

4. Perform a backup to my site before upgrading to V1.19

5. Ensure that all my pages are migrated successfully to the new version

Changes on 01-23-2014

Change 12: Manual:RevisionDelete

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:RevisionDelete

Added to LocalSettings.php

$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['deletelogentry'] = true;

$wgGroupPermissions['sysop']['deleterevision'] = true;