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No world articles for the Uncharted Sector

SYNOPSIS: This template list in a navigation box, lists all of the Worlds in the wiki that link to the sector name page(s), and have a Template: World with a parameter matching the first parameter of this template.

  • This box limits the list to 200 entries, but allows scrolling through the whole set as needed.
  • This is to be used in cases where the number of world in a sector exceeds the DPL fixed limit of 500.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

PARAMETERS: Usually this is used for the Sector articles to allow creating a list of all the worlds within the particular sector. It can also be used to list worlds in a Subsector as well.

 |<Primary Sector|Subsector name>
 |Sector|Subsector|Domain {Area to match}

The primary sector|subsector name is where you supply the name of the Sector (or Subsector) page where this navigation box belongs. Note: You can place the navigation box on a different page than the Sector/Subsector page. For example, if you want a list of worlds in X sector but on page Y, include this template, but simply set the first parameter to X.

The title of area allows you to change the "Sector" in the title to "Subsector" or "Domain" as needed. The area title defaults to Sector.

This is an update of the Template: SectorWorlds. That template suffers from the problem if a world article is linked to more than one sector (via a link in the article), it shows up in the wrong list.

This template requires that the World article page have exactly one Template:World containing the name of the world and sector/Subsector where it is found. All remaining links must use either normal links or Template: WorldS. This is true of most World articles (at this time this was written). So when replacing the SectorWorlds template with this template, you will need to verify and update all the world articles.

This template may also produce red-links. This is caused by an world article using a {{World|...}} template to refer to a red-link world and to the sector page in question. These also need to be fixed.

This template may also have a red-link to a "Template:World.dpl.default". This is caused by there being an article in the Category:Worlds linked to the sector that does not have a {{World|...}} template in the article.

In general, adding a Template:SectorWorlds to the article and then verifying that each article meets the formatting requirements above will resolve these last two issues.

This requires the #dpl (DynamicPageList) parser function