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Re: Find dead links


There is no function to search for them at the moment, although a script
could easily get this from the index database.

You can find them visually by scrolling through the index: If a link ends
at a non-existing page, a "placeholder" for that page will show up in the
index - these are rendered italic and grey in the index.

If you open such a non-existing page, the "backlinks" menu in the statusbar
or the backlinks panel plugin identify the origin of the links.

Hope this helps,


On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 6:33 PM Sebastian Bayer <bayerse@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Dear all,
> I sometimes find that links in my wiki are dead / broken as the target
> files do not exist anymore.
> This happens, for example, when I copy/paste content and I forget to also
> move the files.
> Is there an easy way to find such dead links?
> Thanks
> Sebastian
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