Bug 427167 - Lack of symlink
Lack of symlink
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mediawiki (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Axel Thimm
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-01-01 14:26 EST by Patrice Le Gurun
Modified: 2008-08-16 07:10 EDT (History)
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Description Patrice Le Gurun 2008-01-01 14:26:24 EST
Description of problem:
It's seems there is a lack of a symlink to /usr/share/mediawiki/skins/ directory
in /var/www/wiki/.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install mediawiki via yum
2. Configure it
Actual results:
After configuration, web pages should respect mediawiki themes.

Expected results:
After configuration, web pages don't respect mediawiki themes (no images and no
CSS, so the display is ugly).

Additional info:
It seems there is a lack of symlink to /usr/share/mediawiki/skins/ directory in
/var/www/wiki/. Adding this symlink solve the problem.
Maybe others symlinks are required, but with the skins symlink all seems to be ok.
Comment 1 Axel Thimm 2008-08-16 07:10:58 EDT
You don't need to (and shouldn't) symlink anything more to the web exposed mediawiki install, just use

    Alias /skins     /usr/share/mediawiki/skins

in your httpd.conf where appropriate.

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