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Usage[edit]

{{discussion top|1=Summary here (optional)}}
Discussion here.
: A reply
:: Another reply
::: etc.
{{discussion bottom}}

Which results in:

The following discussion is closed. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section. A summary of the conclusions reached follows.
Summary here (optional)

Discussion here.

A reply
Another reply
etc.

The above discussion is preserved as an archive. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made in a new section.


In both templates (top and bottom), an optional followup= parameter can be used to supress or change the "Subsequent comments" sentence. For example:

{{discussion top|Summary|followup=}}
Discussion here.
{{discussion bottom|followup=Subsequent comments will be removed.}}

Gives:

The following discussion is closed. Please do not modify it. A summary of the conclusions reached follows.
Summary

Discussion here.


The above discussion is preserved as an archive. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments will be removed.