Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of InterTrac


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    11= InterTrac Links
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    3 Trac supports a convenient way to refer to resources of other Trac servers, from within the Wiki markup.
    4 
    5 == Definitions
    6 
    7 An InterTrac link can be seen as a scoped TracLinks.
    8 It is used for referring to a Trac resource
    9 (Wiki page, changeset, ticket, ...) located in another
    10 Trac environment.
     3Trac supports a convenient way to refer to resources of other Trac servers, from within the Wiki markup. An !InterTrac link can be seen as a scoped TracLinks. It is used for referring to a Trac resource located in another Trac environment. A resource can be a wiki page, changeset, ticket or milestone.
    114
    125== List of Active InterTrac Prefixes
     
    169== Link Syntax
    1710
    18 Simply use the name of the other Trac environment as a prefix,
    19 followed by a colon, ending with the resource located in the other environment.
     11Simply use the name of the other Trac environment as a prefix, followed by a colon, ending with the resource located in the other environment.
    2012
    2113{{{
     
    2517The other resource is specified using a regular TracLinks, of any flavor.
    2618
    27 That target environment name is either the real name of the
    28 environment, or an alias for it.
     19That target environment name is either the real name of the environment or an alias for it.
    2920The aliases are defined in `trac.ini` (see below).
    3021The prefix is case insensitive.
    3122
    32 If the InterTrac link is enclosed in square brackets (like `[th:WikiExtrasPlugin]`), the InterTrac prefix is removed in the displayed link, like a normal link resolver would be (i.e. the above would be displayed as `WikiExtrasPlugin`).
     23If the InterTrac link is enclosed in square brackets (like `[th:WikiExtrasPlugin]`), the InterTrac prefix is removed in the displayed link like a normal link resolver would be, ie the above would be displayed as `WikiExtrasPlugin`.
    3324
    34 For convenience, there's also some alternative short-hand form,
    35 where one can use an alias as an immediate prefix
    36 for the identifier of a ticket, changeset or report:
    37 (e.g. `#T234`, `[T1508]`, `[trac 1508]`, ...)
     25For convenience, there's also some alternative short-hand form, where one can use an alias as an immediate prefix for the identifier of a ticket, changeset or report, eg `#T234`, `[T1508]`, `[trac 1508]`.
    3826
    3927== Examples
     
    5442
    5543The `.url` is mandatory and is used for locating the other Trac.
    56 This can be a relative URL in case that Trac environment is located
    57 on the same server.
     44This can be a relative URL in case that Trac environment is located on the same server.
    5845
    59 The `.title` information will be used for providing an useful tooltip
    60 when moving the cursor over an InterTrac links.
     46The `.title` information will be used for providing an useful tooltip when moving the cursor over an InterTrac links.
    6147
    6248Finally, the `.compat` option can be used to activate or disable
     
    8874 * finally, to link to the start page of a remote trac, simply use its prefix followed by ':', inside an explicit link. Example: `[th: Trac Hacks]` (''since 0.11; note that the ''remote'' Trac has to run 0.11 for this to work'')
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    90 The generic form `intertrac_prefix:module:id` is translated
    91 to the corresponding URL `<remote>/module/id`, shorthand links
    92 are specific to some modules (e.g. !#T234 is processed by the
    93 ticket module) and for the rest (`intertrac_prefix:something`),
    94 we rely on the TracSearch#quickjump facility of the remote Trac.
     76The generic form `intertrac_prefix:module:id` is translated to the corresponding URL `<remote>/module/id`, shorthand links are specific to some modules (e.g. !#T234 is processed by the ticket module) and for the rest (`intertrac_prefix:something`), we rely on the TracSearch#quickjump facility of the remote Trac.
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