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|Short description=Free software wiki engine used by Wikipedia
 
|Short description=Free software wiki engine used by Wikipedia
 
|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.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.mediawiki.org
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|Is GNU=No
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
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|VCS checkout command=git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/p/mediawiki/core.git
|Component programs=
 
|Homepage URL=http://wikipedia.sourceforge.net/
 
|VCS checkout command=:pserver:anonymous@cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/wikipedia
 
 
|Computer languages=PHP
 
|Computer languages=PHP
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|Paid support=
 
|IRC help=
 
|IRC general=
 
|IRC development=
 
 
|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=1.19.0
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2012/05/02
|Last review date=2005-08-01
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.19/mediawiki-1.19.0.tar.gz
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|Last review by=John Sullivan
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|Last review date=2012/05/10
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=1.4.7
 
|Version date=2005-07-16
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version download=http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wikipedia/mediawiki-1.4.7.tar.gz?download
 
 
|License verified date=2004-12-15
 
|License verified date=2004-12-15
|Version comment=1.4.7 stable released 2005-07-16
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|License=GPLv2orlater
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|License verified date=2004-12-15
 
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=Brion Vibber
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=Brion Vibber
 
 
|Email=brion@pobox.com
 
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Revision as of 12:09, 10 May 2012

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MediaWiki

https://www.mediawiki.org/
Wiki engine used by Wikimedia projects such as Wikipedia

MediaWiki is a web-based collaborative editing environment.

Originally built for the online encyclopedia project Wikipedia, it is geared to support a large number of users and pages.

The Free Software Directory is powered by MediaWiki.

Documentation

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Contents

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

Related Projects





Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Genium

Verified on

18 December 2020




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Brion Vibber Lead Software Architect


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
SupportE-mailmailto:mediawiki-l@Wikimedia.org
WikimediaBug Trackinghttps://bugs.mediawiki.org/
DebianDeveloperhttps://tracker.debian.org/pkg/mediawiki
AnnouncementsMailing List Subscribehttps://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce
WikidataGeneralhttps://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q83
End-usersMailing List Subscribehttps://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-l
MediawikiVCS Repository Webviewhttps://gerrit.wikimedia.org/g/mediawiki/core/
MediawikiVCS Repository Webviewhttps://phabricator.wikimedia.org/source/mediawiki/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to usePHP 7.3.19 or higher
Required to useMySQL 5.5.8 or higher
Required to usePostgreSQL 9.2 or higher
Required to useSQLite 3.8.0 or higher

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 18 December 2020.



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