MediaWiki API help

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Documentation and examples:

list=random (rn)

(main | query | random)
  • Denna modul kräver läsrättigheter.
  • Denna modul kan användas som en generator.
  • Source: MediaWiki
  • License: GPL-2.0+

Get a set of random pages.

Pages are listed in a fixed sequence, only the starting point is random. This means that if, for example, Main Page is the first random page in the list, List of fictional monkeys will always be second, List of people on stamps of Vanuatu third, etc.


Return pages in these namespaces only.

Värden (separerade med |): 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 110, 111

How to filter for redirects.

Ett av följande värden: all, redirects, nonredirects
Default: nonredirects

Use rnfilterredir=redirects instead.

Type: boolean (details)

Limit how many random pages will be returned.

Inte mer än 500 (5 000 för robotar) tillåts.
Type: integer or max
Default: 1

When more results are available, use this to continue.

Return two random pages from the main namespace.
api.php?action=query&list=random&rnnamespace=0&rnlimit=2 [open in sandbox]
Return page info about two random pages from the main namespace.
api.php?action=query&generator=random&grnnamespace=0&grnlimit=2&prop=info [open in sandbox]