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|Short description=Free software wiki engine used by Wikimedia projects (Wikipedia, etc.)
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|Short description=Wiki engine used by Wikimedia projects such as Wikipedia
 
|Full description='''MediaWiki is a Web-based collaborative editing environment.'''
 
|Full description='''MediaWiki is a Web-based collaborative editing environment.'''
  
 
Originally built for the online encyclopedia project [https://en.wikipedia.org/ Wikipedia], it is geared to support a large number of users and pages.
 
Originally built for the online encyclopedia project [https://en.wikipedia.org/ Wikipedia], it is geared to support a large number of users and pages.
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|Homepage URL=https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki
 
|User level=intermediate
 
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|VCS checkout command=git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/p/mediawiki/core.git
 
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|Version date=2014/10/29
 
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|Version status=stable
 
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|Version download=http://download.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.23/mediawiki-1.23.5.tar.gz
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|Version download=http://releases.wikimedia.org/mediawiki/1.23/mediawiki-1.23.6.tar.gz
|Version comment=See also the talk page of this entry for more information on versions.
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|Last review by=Calinou
 
|Last review by=Calinou
|Last review date=2014/10/31
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|Last review date=2014/11/22
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01

Revision as of 05:24, 22 November 2014

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MediaWiki

https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki
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.

"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

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Jgay

Verified on

17 May 2013

Notes

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.




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Brion Vibber Lead Software Architect


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingBug Trackinghttps://phabricator.wikimedia.org/
Python (Ref) (R)https://pypi.org/project/mediawiki
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.wikimedia.org/summary/?r=mediawiki/core.git
AdministratorE-mailmailto:mediawiki-announce@Wikimedia.org
SupportE-mailmailto:mediawiki-l@Wikimedia.org
DeveloperE-mailmailto:wikitech-l@wikimedia.org
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/mediawiki


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useMySQL 5.5.8+
Required to usePHP 7.0.13+

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 27 March 2020.



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