wikipedia.changetype

The Wikipedia data source contains information about edits made to Wikipedia content. This target identifies the type of change that was made.

The target can hold these values:

  • minor_edit
  • new_page
  • bot_edit

A bot_edit is an automated edit made, for example, to revert vandalism.

Examples

  1. Filter for entirely new Wikipedia pages that mention "analysis":

    wikipedia.changetype == "new_page" and
    wikipedia.body contains "analysis"

  2. Filter for updates to pages that mention "PHP" and that have received minor edits:

    wikipedia.changetype == "minor_edit" and
    wikipedia.body contains "PHP"

Resource information

Target service: Wikipedia

Type: string

Array: No

Always exists: No