Recent Changes for "Orphaned Pages" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_PagesRecent Changes of the page "Orphaned Pages" on Davis Wiki.en-us Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2010-05-30 11:54:43EBTIs it even possible to disown an orphan? How about returning them to the wolves? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! One way to do this is to pick an orphan and search to see if it is mentioned somewhere else in the wiki. Orphaned pages are listed first followed by orphaned redirects.<span>&nbsp;Orphaned redirects ma</span>y be linked to from other external websites. </td> <td> <span>+</span> A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! One way to do this is to pick an orphan and search to see if it is mentioned somewhere else in the wiki. Orphaned pages are listed first <span>and </span>followed by orphaned redirects.<span><br> + <br> + Note that orphaned redirects are ''not necessaril</span>y <span>a </span>b<span>ad thing'', as they may b</span>e linked to from other external websites<span>, so prune them with caution, lest we disown the orphans with the bathwater</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-07-03 18:42:10JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- test</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-07-03 18:39:05JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + test<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-07-03 08:47:29WilliamLewis <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - ## test test testy</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-07-03 08:46:25WilliamLewis <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ## test test testy</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-07-03 08:08:38JasonAllertrying to make JabberWokky's edit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The dual to this page is ["Outgoing Links"] -- a list of pages based upon the number of links ''leaving'' each page. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The dual to this page is ["Outgoing Links"] -- a list of pages based upon the number of links ''leaving'' each page.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Meanwhile, the very few orphans that can never find homes due to no fault of their own can be placed in the ["/Foster Home" Orphaned Pages Foster Home].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2009-01-30 23:32:20JasonAllerRevert to version 15 (Cleaned up page). <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - [[Comments]]<br> - ------<br> - ''2008-07-24 14:41:05'' [[nbsp]] This page contains a causality loop. No page linked to from this page can be an orphaned page, since this page links to it. Yet without this page linking to them, all "orphaned" pages on this page would be orphans. This is a contradiction. Therefore, the assertion that this page contains a list of pages linked to by no other page must be incorrect. --["Users/IDoNotExist"]<br> - ------<br> - ''2008-12-12 12:02:44'' [[nbsp]] well....this is a dynamically generated page, not a regular page. so, it doesn't fall with in the rule of 'pages link here' --["Users/RocksandDirt"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2008-12-12 12:02:44RocksandDirtComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2008-12-12 12:02:44'' [[nbsp]] well....this is a dynamically generated page, not a regular page. so, it doesn't fall with in the rule of 'pages link here' --["Users/RocksandDirt"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2008-07-24 13:41:05IDoNotExistComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2008-07-24 14:41:05'' [[nbsp]] This page contains a causality loop. No page linked to from this page can be an orphaned page, since this page links to it. Yet without this page linking to them, all "orphaned" pages on this page would be orphans. This is a contradiction. Therefore, the assertion that this page contains a list of pages linked to by no other page must be incorrect. --["Users/IDoNotExist"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2008-07-24 13:38:29IDoNotExistAdded comments section <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2007-05-25 23:40:04JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! '''Note''' that pages that ''redirect'' are written in ''italics'':</span> </td> <td> <span>+ A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! One way to do this is to pick an orphan and search to see if it is mentioned somewhere else in the wiki. Orphaned pages are listed first followed by orphaned redirects. Orphaned redirects may be linked to from other external websites.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - -----<br> - Just a note, this page should really exclude redirects, as I notice, the "CCCC" is listed here, which I believe is a standard redirect, no? Just a thought, ["DavePoole"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2006-12-12 04:04:26DavidPoole <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! '''Note''' that pages that ''redirect'' are written in ''italics'':<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! '''Note''' that pages that ''redirect'' are written in ''italics'': </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + -----<br> + Just a note, this page should really exclude redirects, as I notice, the "CCCC" is listed here, which I believe is a standard redirect, no? Just a thought, ["DavePoole"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-06-15 21:20:05PhilipNeustromthere you go <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- A list of pages no other page links to. (Note: redirect pages are ''not yet'' filtered from this list.) You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them!: </span> </td> <td> <span>+ A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them -- so let's link them from someplace! '''Note''' that pages that ''redirect'' are written in ''italics'': <br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-05-07 21:15:34JasonAllerredirect pages are '''not yet''' filtered from this list <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A list of pages no other page links to. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them!: </td> <td> <span>+</span> A list of pages no other page links to. <span>&nbsp;(Note: redirect pages are ''not yet'' filtered from this list.)</span> You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them!: <span><br> + The dual to this page is ["Outgoing Links"] -- a list of pages based upon the number of links ''leaving'' each page.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - Some of the above pages are ''redirecting pages'', which are fine not-linked.<br> - ----<br> - The dual to this page is ["Outgoing Links"] -- a list of pages based upon the number of links ''leaving'' each page.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-03-25 12:10:12PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Some of the above pages are ''redirecting pages'', which are fine not-linked.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-03-25 12:09:19PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> A list of pages no other page links to: </td> <td> <span>+</span> A list of pages no other page links to<span>. You cannot find these pages unless you ''search'' for them!</span>: </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 15:20:19MiriamKaufmanok <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - ''Can we delete some of these pages that redirect to other pages since nothing links to them or is there a reason to keep them? -["MiriamKaufman"]''<br> - <br> - ''No, a lot of them are alternative ways someone might enter the name directly into the search bar -- they help a lot in that respect. Just because nothing links to a redirect __by no means__ means it is a useless redirect'' -["KrisFricke"]<br> - * Also, other websites could be linking to the redirecting page.<br> - <br> - ''Ok I understand, but in most of these instances they don't really seem necessary. For example, when I type "The Gap" into the search bar the result is the page ["Gap"], so the redirect page ["The Gap"] isnt needed right? - ["MiriamKaufman"]''<br> - <br> - * That still might break links from other websites (though in that specific case they will still get to the search page that shows a link to Gap), this issue is talked about under "How to redirect a page" on the ["Help On Linking"] page.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 15:18:06JevanGray <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + * That still might break links from other websites (though in that specific case they will still get to the search page that shows a link to Gap), this issue is talked about under "How to redirect a page" on the ["Help On Linking"] page.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 15:12:52MiriamKaufmanSo I am anal <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''Ok I understand, but in most of these instances they don't really seem necessary. For example, when I type "The Gap" into the search bar the result is the page ["Gap"], so the redirect page ["The Gap"] isnt needed right? - ["MiriamKaufman"]''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 15:03:32PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Also, other websites could be linking to the redirecting page.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 15:02:43KrisFrickeredirects far from useless <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''No, a lot of them are alternative ways someone might enter the name directly into the search bar -- they help a lot in that respect. Just because nothing links to a redirect __by no means__ means it is a useless redirect'' -["KrisFricke"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-23 14:59:18MiriamKaufmanAnswer my question please before I go on a deleting spree <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''Can we delete some of these pages that redirect to other pages since nothing links to them or is there a reason to keep them? -["MiriamKaufman"]''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-06 03:17:36PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> --- </td> <td> <span>+</span> ---<span>-</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2005-02-06 03:17:01PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ##language:en</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ---<br> + The dual to this page is ["Outgoing Links"] -- a list of pages based upon the number of links ''leaving'' each page.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Orphaned Pageshttp://daviswiki.org/Orphaned_Pages2004-08-10 19:55:25 <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Orphaned Pages<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ##language:en<br> + A list of pages no other page links to: <br> + [[OrphanedPages]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>