Extension "Semantic Interlanguage Links"

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Semantic Interlanguage Links
Semantic Interlanguage Links (a.k.a. SIL) is a Semantic Mediawiki extension to create and manage interlanguage links.
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Maintainer(s): mwjames
First released: 02 2015
Release status: stable
Development status: active
Composer: mediawiki/semantic-interlanguage-links
Area of usage: Storing additional data
Associated with:SMW = Semantic MediaWiki, SB = Extension:Semantic Bundle, SMW+ = Semantic MediaWiki Plus, MW = MediaWiki SMW
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The Semantic Interlanguage Links extension creates interlanguage links and provides queryable annotations that can connect pages with similar content for different languages to be accessible via the sitelink navigation by using the INTERLANGUAGELINK parser function.

Documentation can be found in the "README" file.


Examples can be found here.

Page content language[edit]

In contrast to the Translate extension (handling translations within the same page), SIL is mostly concerned with managing content in different languages using separate pages that are interlinked with each other. For example, {{interlanguagelink:fr|Main Page}} describes the expected page content language of a page and denotes an arbitrary link source other pages can refer to.

Content pages referring to the same link source are assumed to represent similar content in a different language.

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