[mythtv-users] MythTV "feature requests" page issue

David Knight dlknight at sdf.lonestar.org
Mon Oct 26 09:09:37 UTC 2009

On Sun, October 25, 2009 7:50 pm, David Brodbeck wrote:
> Craig Treleaven wrote:
>>> I think the website probably needs changing. I had a feature-request
>>> to submit so I read the instructions on
>>> <http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/wiki/TicketHowTo>, "Feature requests
>>> should go in the wiki" - linking to
>>> <http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Index.php/Feature_Wishlist>. So I
>>> dutifully added the feature request to that page.
>>> Today it's been deleted, with the note "We already have a feature
>>> request page".
>> Appears you added a *new* page rather than adding to the existing page:
>> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Feature_Wishlist
>> I'm not a Wiki guy so I can't explain how you could create a page with
>> the same name as the existing page.
> I think the problem is they changed the URL layout of the wiki.  This
> has broken a lot of old links, including just about every link to the
> wiki in the email archive.  I was frustrated by this about a week ago
> when I was trying to set up ALSA and every search I did came up with
> links to wiki pages that no longer exist.

I found this with alot of links I bookmarked, I solved it by remove the
"index.php" string from the URL and then the links worked OK.

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