Douglas Milewski (dacuteturtle) wrote,
Douglas Milewski

Bang the Wiki

I've been banging at the Wiki hard for weeks now. Scripts are my friend. Goals include:

* Flatten the page depth.
* Standardize all footers.
* Remove all ambiguity in prep for D&D 4e.
* Make each page simpler to link to.
* Name each page most like its expected name
* Increase linking.
* Make a namespace move easy

Progress is slow but good. The big trouble is in automatically linking words vi automation. What should "light" refer to? That word appears very frequently. Some words contain other words, such as Telepath and Telepathy. You have punctuation on each side of a word. Some references are already linked, while others are not. That's a tough pickle to code out.

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