Dashboard widget not validating
There are a few common problems that users encounter when they start to use Widgets extension - we'll try to document them here: This is most likely caused by the widget not yet existing at the moment when the widget page itself is being processed - to solve this simply purge the page, e.g. Widget page names are case sensitive and must match the name of the widget you're calling. don't use when the widget is called "Widget: You Tube", or vice versa.
You can use If you're using a call to the widget within the widget page itself, then you will not see the updated widget (and no widget at all when you just created a page).This happens because the page contents are not available to the Widgets extension until a page is saved, but the call to the parser function is made before the page is saved.After the page is saved, it's cached by Media Wiki, so you won't see the result even if you reload the page via the browser.You do this by creating pages in the Widget namespace. Start telnet with port22 find / -name 'compiled_templates' [cr] [result] /share/MD0_DATA/Qweb/mediawiki-1.15.1/extensions/Widgets/compiled_templates chmod a rw /share/MD0_DATA/Qweb/mediawiki-1.15.1/extensions/Widgets/compiled_templates Where Widget Name is a page name in the Widget namespace (e.g.They avoid the security problems of raw HTML in editable wiki pages because the privilege to edit in the Widget namespace is managed. Widget: Widget Name) and param=value pairs are the settable parameters, defined within the widget code.