[pmwiki-users] self-links: Better check including "action"?

Oliver Betz list_ob at gmx.net
Sun May 15 10:55:51 CDT 2011

"Patrick R. Michaud" wrote:


>When looking at the history page for the Cookbook.TrackingMenu page,
>(i.e., ?action=diff), any links in the diff content that are to 
>Cookbook.TrackingMenu *should* be treated as self-links, because 
>the diff output is supposed to show what would be seen when a 
>person is viewing the normal page (and in that case, the link 
>would be a selflink).

o.k., I didn't consider this scenario.

>The "selflink" feature means "refers to the current PmWiki page".
>It's unrelated to actions.

I understand and agree.

>It sounds like you're looking for a way to style "refers to the
>same url".  The "selflink" class isn't intended to be that.

That's what I had in mind originally, but I understand now the
intention of the "selflink" feature.

Thanks for the explanation!


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