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Google Code Prettify extension for MediaWiki
PHP JavaScript
Latest commit 3610385 Jun 11, 2012 @akzhan akzhan Merge pull request #5 from justinforce/master
Replace & in source with & in output


This MediaWiki extension adds syntaxhighlight tag that is implemented using Google Code Prettify library.


  • MediaWiki 1.17 or above.


Clone extension repository to extensions/GoogleCodePrettify directory.

git clone git:// extensions/GoogleCodePrettify

Add to LocalSettings.php before trailing ?> this code:

require_once( "$IP/extensions/GoogleCodePrettify/GoogleCodePrettify.php" );

That's all.

syntaxhighlight tag

Google Code Prettify automatically recognizes language of source code. But you can set it using lang attribute.

class attribute

You can add additional CSS class names to generated pre tags using class attribute. This is useful, for example, to add mw-collapsible class.


Enable handling of source tag.

Handling of source tag disabled by default and is not recommended.

You can override this behavior by setting global $wgGoogleCodePrettifyAllowSourceTag variable to true.

Enable handling of shl tag.

Handling of shl tag disabled by default.

You can override this behavior by setting global $wgGoogleCodePrettifyAllowShlTag variable to true.

Additional languages

By default GoogleCodePrettify enables core languages plus css, sql and yaml.

You can add or remove supported languages by changing of global $wgGoogleCodePrettifyAdditionalLanguages array variable.


Licensed under MIT License.


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