Inter-Wiki Link Rules (or Links to other Sites)

This topic lists all aliases needed to map Inter-Site links to external wikis/sites.

Whenever you write ExternalSite:Page it will be linked automatically to the page on the external site. The link points to the URL corresponding to the ExternalSite alias below, concatenated to the Page you choose. Example: Type Wiki:RecentChanges to get Wiki:RecentChanges, the RecentChanges page at the original Wiki site.

How to define Inter-Site links

  • Inter-Site links are defined in the tables below.
  • Each entry must be of format:
    | External site alias | URL | Tooltip help text |.
  • The Alias must start with an upper case letter and may contain alphanumeric letters.
  • The URL and Tooltip Text may contain optional $page variables; the variable gets expanded to the page name.
  • Note: The Tooltip Text must not contain any HTML tags (including <nop> escape code), no internal WikiWord links, and no external links. Hint: Escape 'WikiWords' and '$page'.

General Inter-Site Links

Alias: URL: Tooltip Text:
Acronym$page&String=exact Look up '$page' on Acronym Finder site
CPAN CPAN perl repository
Dictionary Look up '$page' at
Google Search for '$page' on Google
Group News group '$page' at
ISBN;ac=qr;isbn= Book with ISBN $page
Map Google map
News Search for '$page' on Google news
RFC$page.html IETF RFC #$page

Inter-Wiki Links

Alias: URL: Tooltip Text:Sorted ascending
HammondWiki '$page' on 'HammondWiki' site
LegoWiki '$page' on 'LegoWiki' site
MeatBall '$page' on 'MeatBall' site, a 'UseMod' Wiki variant
MoinMoin '$page' on 'MoinMoin' Wiki site
MuWeb '$page' on 'MuWeb' site
PolitizenWiki '$page' on 'PolitizenWiki' site
UseMod '$page' on 'UseMod' Wiki site
MbTest '$page' on 'UseMod' Wiki variant
VisualWorks '$page' on 'VisualWorks' site
Wikipedia '$page' on 'Wikipedia'
Advogato '$page' on Advogato community site (with peer review)
DokuWiki '$page' on Doku Wiki site
DolphinWiki$page.htm '$page' on Dolphin Wiki site
FoxWiki '$page' on Fox Wiki site
OrgPatterns '$page' on Organizational Patterns site
Squeak '$page' on Squeak Smalltalk Wiki
PPR '$page' on the original 'PortlandPatternRepository' site
Wiki '$page' on the original 'WikiWikiWeb' site
TWikibug '$page' on the TWiki issue tracking site
TWiki '$page' on
PhpWiki '$page' on Wiki site written in PHP
PyWiki '$page' on Wiki site written in Python
ZWiki '$page' on Zope's Wiki
TWikisvn Download '$page' file from TWiki SVN repository
TWikirev revision $page of TWiki svn
C2find Search '$page' on the original 'WikiWikiWeb' site

Note: This topic configures the InterwikiPlugin.

Related Topics: TWikiPlugins, UserDocumentationCategory, AdminDocumentationCategory

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