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This template should be added at the beginning of incomplete articles.  
 
This template should be added at the beginning of incomplete articles.  
  
<pre>{{Stub}}</pre>
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<nowiki>{{Stub}}</nowiki>
  
 
Do not confuse this template with [[Template:Expansion]], which is used to flag articles that are relatively complete but lacking in detail.
 
Do not confuse this template with [[Template:Expansion]], which is used to flag articles that are relatively complete but lacking in detail.
  
Flagged pages can be found in [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Template:Stub]]. If knowledgeable in a subject, users are encouraged to participate to expand the article and remove the <tt><nowiki>{{Stub}}</nowiki></tt> flag when finished.
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Flagged pages can be found in [[Special:WhatLinksHere/Template:Stub]]. If knowledgeable in a subject, users are encouraged to participate to expand the article and remove the {{ic|<nowiki>{{Stub}}</nowiki>}} flag when finished.
  
====Example====
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====Example==== <!-- unlike most other template examples, this one is not called directly so as not to categorize the page as disputed; please update the example if updating the code -->
  
 
{{Message_box
 
{{Message_box

Revision as of 21:41, 6 March 2012

This page is a template. It contains no Arch Linux-related information, but should be used as part of other articles. For more information, read Help:Template.

Please do not experiment with this template; you could ruin all pages using this template. If you want to edit this template, copy the text to Template:Sandbox, edit and test it there, and copy it back when it works.

Feel free to voice your opinion regarding this template.

A "placeholder" flag used to indicate incomplete articles.

Usage

This template should be added at the beginning of incomplete articles.

{{Stub}}

Do not confuse this template with Template:Expansion, which is used to flag articles that are relatively complete but lacking in detail.

Flagged pages can be found in Special:WhatLinksHere/Template:Stub. If knowledgeable in a subject, users are encouraged to participate to expand the article and remove the {{Stub}} flag when finished.

Example

Template:Message box