Tracking categories

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This page lists tracking categories which are automatically populated by the MediaWiki software. Their names can be changed by altering the relevant system messages in the MediaWiki namespace.

Tracking category Message name Category inclusion criteria
Indexed pagesindex-categoryThe page has a __INDEX__ on it (and is in a namespace where that flag is allowed), and hence is indexed by robots where it normally wouldn't be.
Noindexed pagesnoindex-categoryThe page is not indexed by robots because it has the magic word __NOINDEX__ on it and is in a namespace where that flag is allowed.
Pages with too many expensive parser function callsexpensive-parserfunction-categoryToo many expensive parser functions (like #ifexist) included on a page. See Manual:$wgExpensiveParserFunctionLimit.
Pages containing omitted template argumentspost-expand-template-argument-categoryAfter expanding a template argument (something in triple braces, like {{{Foo}}}), the page is bigger than $wgMaxArticleSize.
Pages where template include size is exceededpost-expand-template-inclusion-categoryAfter expanding all the templates, the page size is bigger than $wgMaxArticleSize, so some templates weren't expanded.
Hidden categorieshidden-category-categoryThis is a category with __HIDDENCAT__ on it, which prevents it from showing up in the category links box on pages, by default.
Articles with missing files, Pages with missing files, Templates with missing filesbroken-file-categoryCategory added if the page contains a broken file link (a link to embed a file when the file does not exist).
Pages where node-count is exceedednode-count-exceeded-categoryA category for pages where the node-count is exceeded.
Pages where expansion depth is exceededexpansion-depth-exceeded-categoryThis is a category for pages where the expansion depth is exceeded.
Pages with score rendering errorsscore-error-categoryThere was an error while rendering the score.
Pages with malformed coordinate tagsgeodata-broken-tags-categoryThe page has a malformed {{#coordinates:}} tag.
Pages with unknown globe valuegeodata-unknown-globe-categoryThe page uses an unknown value of the globe parameter for coordinates.
Pages with invalid region valuegeodata-unknown-region-categoryThe page uses an invalid value of the region parameter for coordinates.
Pages with unknown type of coordinatesgeodata-unknown-type-categoryThe page uses an unknown value of the type parameter for coordinates.
Pages with script errorsscribunto-common-error-categoryThere was an error when processing the modules included on the page.
Scribunto modules with errorsscribunto-module-with-errors-categoryThe module has an error in it.