Version 8 (modified by Steffen Hoffmann, 5 years ago) (diff)

replace report with more flexible query link

Recently visited pages as navigational bread crumbs

Notice: This plugin is unmaintained and available for adoption.


This relatively simple plug-in will inject a list of recently visited pages just above the main navigational bar, as 'bread crumbs' that you can follow home.

See also: BreadcrumbTrailsScript, TracTrailPlugin

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for BreadCrumbsNavPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.

Installation and Configuration


Requires Trac >= 0.11.



The easiest way to install the BreadCrumbsNavPlugin is to simply point easy_install at the t-h.o SVN repository, a la:


Alternatively, you may download the source and go into the 0.11 directory and then run:

 python install

After you have installed the BreadCrumbsNavPlugin, you must enable it. You can do so in the Administration panel of Trac, or in trac.ini by adding:

breadcrumbsnavplugin.* = enabled


There are three options you may set into the trac.ini:

A regular expression pattern that can be applied to the name of the resource; if it matches the resource will not be added to the user's breadcrumbs. Defaults to nothing.
The maximum total of crumbs that should be kept per-user. Defaults to 6.
A comma-separated list of regular expressions, one of which should match the beginning of the url to include the resource in the path. Defaults to /wiki*,/ticket*,/milestone* Note that these really are interpreted as regular expressions, even though the default values look more like shell globs. It seems these default values also match /wik/foo or /tickebar, which might not be the authors intention.

The config entry would look something like the following:

ignore_pattern =
max_crumbs = 6
paths = /wiki*,/ticket*,/milestone*

Recent Changes

15913 by rjollos on 2016-10-12 20:29:12
0.3dev: Show resource summary in title if realm is milestone

Refs #12896.

15912 by rjollos on 2016-10-12 20:19:52
0.3dev: Show resource summary if realm is ticket or wiki

Refs #12896.

10902 by hasienda on 2011-11-11 18:39:33
BreadCrumbsNavPlugin: Hide currently viewed page/resource from list, refs #9529.


Author: ixokai
Maintainer: ixokai

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