Last Comment Bug 322603 - Support easy linking to bugs from the wiki.
: Support easy linking to bugs from the wiki.
Product: Graveyard
Classification: Graveyard
Component: Server Operations: Projects (show other bugs)
: other
: x86 Windows XP
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Assigned To: Nobody; OK to take it and work on it
: Justin Fitzhugh
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Reported: 2006-01-06 13:18 PST by skierpage
Modified: 2015-03-12 08:24 PDT (History)
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Description User image skierpage 2006-01-06 13:18:13 PST
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9a1) Gecko/20051228 Firefox/1.6a1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9a1) Gecko/20051228 Firefox/1.6a1

According to you can make a wiki support [[mozbug:315637]] to autogenerate bugzilla links.  This would be a nice feature for Mozilla's own wiki.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.  Try to enter a link to a bug in

Actual Results:  
You have to hardcode [ 315637]

Expected Results:  
Tweak the wiki to support an InterWiki bugzilla link per the Meta-Wiki docs linked above.

I'm not sure if Wiki enhancements should be tracked in Wiki discussion pages ( ) or the bug base, I'm sorry if one or both of these are incorrect.
Comment 1 User image Dave Miller [:justdave] ( 2006-01-06 13:21:32 PST
Sticking this here in lieu of a component for the wiki (which is coming as soon as the new Websites product is up and running)
Comment 2 User image Deb Richardson [:dria] (plz NEEDINFO) 2006-02-10 09:18:49 PST
We've actually just added a simple template for this on the MDC wiki.  You can see it here:

Usage is simply: {{bug|#}}, so this bug would be {{bug|322603}}

Works well and doesn't require any special wiki patching or anything.
Comment 3 User image skierpage 2006-02-10 15:09:47 PST
Nifty, you can mark this FIXED.

I updated the "Editing help" page with this tip.  I notice that on the template creates a link to the http server ( which then issues a "301 Moved Permanently" redirect to the httpS secure server.  But on it creates a link direct to the https server.
Comment 4 User image skierpage 2006-02-10 15:17:44 PST
I made the template match in going to https bugzilla server.

Marking fixed, though "dria" did all the work :)

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