Namespace restrictions


A less strict way of selecting given pages is via namespaces. The default is to return pages in every namespace. To return pages in a particular namespace, specify the namespace with a «wildcard», e.g. write [[Help:+]] to return every page in the «Help» namespace. Since the main namespace usually has no prefix, write [[:+]] to select only pages in the main namespace.

Disjunctions work again with the || syntax as above. For example, to return pages in either the main or «User» namespace, write [[:+||User:+]]. To return pages in the «Category» namespace, a : is again needed in front of the namespace label to prevent confusion, e.g. [[:Category:+]].