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{{Entry
 
{{Entry
 
|Name=MediaWiki
 
|Name=MediaWiki
|Short description=Free software wiki engine used by Wikipedia
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|Short description=Free software wiki engine used by Wikimedia projects (Wikipedia, etc.)
 
|Full description=MediaWiki is a Web-based collaborative editing environment. Originally built for the online encyclopedia project Wikipedia, it's geared to support a large number of users and pages.
 
|Full description=MediaWiki is a Web-based collaborative editing environment. Originally built for the online encyclopedia project Wikipedia, it's geared to support a large number of users and pages.
|User level=none
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|Homepage URL=https://www.mediawiki.org
|Status=Live
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|User level=intermediate
|Component programs=
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|VCS checkout command=git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/p/mediawiki/core.git
|Homepage URL=http://wikipedia.sourceforge.net/
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|VCS checkout command=:pserver:anonymous@cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/wikipedia
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|Computer languages=PHP
 
|Computer languages=PHP
|Documentation note=
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|Microblog=http://identi.ca/group/mediawiki
|Paid support=
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|IRC help=irc://irc.freenode.net/mediawiki
|IRC help=
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|IRC development=irc://irc.freenode.net/wikimedia-dev
|IRC general=
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|IRC development=
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|Related projects=TWiki,TikiWiki,Emacs_Wiki
 
|Related projects=TWiki,TikiWiki,Emacs_Wiki
 
|Keywords=wikipedia,php,online,editing,interactive,collaborative,encyclopedia
 
|Keywords=wikipedia,php,online,editing,interactive,collaborative,encyclopedia
|Is GNU=n
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|Version identifier=1.21.2
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2013/09/03
|Last review date=2005-08-01
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.21/mediawiki-1.21.2.tar.gz
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|Version comment=See also the talk page of this entry for more information on versions.
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|Last review by=Karsten Hoffmeyer
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|Last review date=2013/09/03
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.4.7
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|Status=
|Version date=2005-07-16
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|Is GNU=No
|Version status=stable
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}}
|Version download=http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wikipedia/mediawiki-1.4.7.tar.gz?download
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{{Project license
|License verified date=2004-12-15
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|License=GPLv2orlater
|Version comment=1.4.7 stable released 2005-07-16
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|License verified by=Jgay
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|License verified date=2013/05/17
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|License note=Please note that while MediaWiki as a whole is licensed under the GNU General Public License version 2 or any later version, that the software ships with various other software programs that are independent works and that are licensed under separate terms. All of this software is free software, however, a detailed analysis of the licenses on all of this software has not been done. Please note that the default way that MediaWiki serves JavaScript to users is currently problematic.
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Brion Vibber
 
|Real name=Brion Vibber
|Email=brion@pobox.com
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|Role=Lead Software Architect
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|Email=brion@wikimedia.org
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
 
|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource kind=Bug Tracking
|Resource URL=http://bugzilla.wikipedia.org/
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|Resource URL=https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
|Resource URL=http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=34373
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|Resource URL=https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/gitweb?p=mediawiki/core.git;a=tree;h=refs/heads/master;hb=master
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Resource
 
{{Resource
|Resource audience=Help
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|Resource audience=Administrator
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource kind=E-mail
 
|Resource URL=mailto:mediawiki-announce@Wikimedia.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:mediawiki-announce@Wikimedia.org
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
|Interface=web
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|Interface=web, frontend
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|Internet-application=wiki
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|Programming-language=php
 
|Use=web-authoring
 
|Use=web-authoring
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|Version-control=git
 
|Web-authoring=website-revision
 
|Web-authoring=website-revision
 
}}
 
}}
{{Project license
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{{Software prerequisite
|License=GPLv2orlater
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|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|Prerequisite description=PHP 5.3.2+
|License verified date=2004-12-15
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}}
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{{Software prerequisite
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|Prerequisite kind=Required to use
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|Prerequisite description=MySQL 5.0.2+
 
}}
 
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Revision as of 17:27, 3 September 2013

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MediaWiki

https://www.mediawiki.org
MediaWiki is a Web-based collaborative editing environment. Originally built for the online encyclopedia project Wikipedia, it's geared to support a large number of users and pages.

"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/mediawiki " IRC Help channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/mediawiki
"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/wikimedia-dev " IRC development channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/wikimedia-dev

Related Projects


Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program
     
Semantic MediaWiki Lets you store and query data within the wiki's pages https://semantic-mediawiki.org/


Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJgay17 May 2013



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Brion Vibber Lead Software Architect


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking Bug Tracking https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/
Support E-mail mailto:mediawiki-l@Wikimedia.org
Developer E-mail mailto:wikitech-l@wikimedia.org
Administrator E-mail mailto:mediawiki-announce@Wikimedia.org
Developer VCS Repository Webview https://git.wikimedia.org/summary/?r=mediawiki/core.git


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use PHP 5.3.2+
Required to use MySQL 5.0.2+

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 December 2013.



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