Help:Plainlist format – variable #resultoffset

Variable #resultoffset
This help page explains how to add the resultoffset to a template.

This help page explains the usage of the #resultoffset variable when using templates with result format "Plainlist"Outputs results in a comma separated list, with additional outputs shown in parentheses. The output does not provide class attributes to HTML elements (default for queries without printout statements). to display the output of your queries. It was introduced with Semantic MediaWiki 1.9.2Released on 18 April 2014 and compatible with MW 1.19.0 - 1.22.x..1

The content to be added to the query on the template as the #resultoffset variable equals the query offset defined with the offset parameter for the query specifying the template.

Note that the #resultoffset variable can only be used in conjunction with the #querycondition variable.


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The templates used to create this example: TableUnnamedArgsHeader, TableUnnamedArgsBody and TableUnnamedArgsConditionOffsetFooter.

  • The variable is added to the template with {{{#resultoffset}}}. Prior to Semantic MediaWiki 3.0.0Released on 11 October 2018 and compatible with MW 1.27.0 - 1.31.x. like, e.g. {{{smw-resultqueryoffset}}} .
  • The query offset in the above example is: 1.
  • Consider disabling the link to possible further results with the searchlabel parameter since showing them may not be intended

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