Difference between pages "Getting to Auckland" and "User:Augur ./MW Extension Shoppinglist"

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==Immigration requirements==
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Some of my wiki magic incantations rely on extensions to be added to the wiki back-end, such as:
* [http://glossary.immigration.govt.nz/australiancitizensandresidents.htm Australian] citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:CategoryTree CategoryTree] - for viewing the hierarchical category structure
* Are you from a visa-waiver country (inlcuding USA, most of the EU, Japan,), and intending to visit for no more three months then you do not need a VISA
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ParserFunctions ParserFunctions] - '''highest priority!''' supports many wiki functions
* Check the [http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ Immigration New Zealand website] for details
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Tabber Tabber] - for beautifying the front page
* [http://www.customs.govt.nz/inprivate/Pages/default.aspx Customs] advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Variables Variables] - useful for complex wiki fu
 
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:StringFunctions StringFunctions] - useful for complex wiki fu
==Flying to Auckland==
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:InputBox InputBox] - useful for complex wiki fu
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Auckland_Airport Auckland] is New Zealands biggest airport, and the forth biggest in Australasia meaning you can fly directly from any airport in the Pacific.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi] - for posting code snippets with syntax highlighting
* The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so you will need to book your flights and accommodation as early as possible to get the cheapest rates.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Cite Cite] - for referencing and citations
* Flying from the US? Remember that you're flying into the future! Don't forget to take this into account and check what day and local time you arrive.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ImageMap ImageMap] - '''second priority''' needed for the interactive maps of rooms, eatery locations, etc
 
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Labeled_Section_Transclusion Labeled Section Transclusion] - '''third priority''' needed for transcluding parts of template docs into cats
==Driving to Auckland==
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:EmbedVideo EmbedVideo] - for adding videos directly on wiki pages
* It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:TimedMediaHandler TimedMediaHandler] - alternate media player

Revision as of 21:39, 9 December 2014

Some of my wiki magic incantations rely on extensions to be added to the wiki back-end, such as: