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A wiki is a CMS for collaborative content creation, typically with a flat content structure and heavy cross-referencing.

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How to include a hyperlink when converting from Excel to Wiki-tables?

I use Excel to create tables that include a column of hyperlinked cells. Now I want to convert this data into Wiki-table format. If I use tab2wiki (https://magnustools.toolforge.org/tab2wiki.php), I ...
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How to install firmware from the Arch wiki

I have Debian on my Acer Laptop with a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wifi card and wifi does not work. Command System tray -> Wifi -> Wifi Technologies 1 Found, 0 Powered I think I have to install ...
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Need to do collaborative editing of multi-node project with ownership of data and simple setup/workflow

I have a project to collaboratively create some content (RPG worldbuilding). Ideally that would be a multi-page setup (wiki or tree-based outline with individual docs) with the pages having formatted ...
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How can the server application `gollum` write data to the disk or commit it to a git repository?

This question is probably related to either, a lack of understanding of how server apps accessed via a webbrowser on a localhost http address function, a wrong setup of my system, or to wrong ...
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mediawiki version 1.35.2 does not support Unicode

Dears I have a problem with the mediawiki version 1.35.2. Its installed on CENTOS 7 with mysql server. The Startup work fine, but when an user create a new post, the system report a bellow error: “It ...
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wget ignores files despite *? wildcard search

i run the following command: wget -np -c -r -v -l1 -nd -A "*,*multistream-index*,*pages-articles.xml.bz2,*pages-meta-current.xml.bz2,*abstract.xml.gz,*pages-logging.xml.gz,*stub-articles.xml.gz,*...
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Internal MediaWiki sends emails to old users who were watching articles

We run an internal MediaWiki Wiki for knowledge share and documentation. We have noticed some pages that are Watched by some users include old users that have left our employ but are still getting the ...
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Gollum Wiki editing fails because of a permission issue

I have been using the gollum wiki and it has worked fine so far. After mainly updating conda (which should have nothing to do with gollum), I get the following error message when I try to save edits ...
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Solr indexing in Apache Nutch crawler

I am working with Apache Nutch crawler and followed guidelines mentioned in https://wiki.apache.org/nutch/NutchTutorial. But when I am indexing, I got an error as followed. Segment dir is complete: ...
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Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:No globals' not found

I have installed MediaWiki and am now finally getting to import/export templates from wikipedia to make it shinny like a door knob. However I am running into this road block: Lua error in package.lua ...
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How to get jspwiki-custom.properties to work on JSPWiki on Tomcat?

I've got Tomcat 8.5.23 running on Linux (Slackware 14.1) just fine, and am trying to get JSPWiki 2.10.3 to work. The "easy-sh" installation, which consists of dropping JSPWiki.war into the webapps ...
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dokuwiki, nginx and farms

I am attempting to setup multiple dokuwiki's but I am really struggling... I can set up one with relative ease but I would like to make use of the farm concept ( https://www.dokuwiki.org/farms ). The ...
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Mediawiki automatic "list of __" with descriptions?

list of foo pages on Wikipedia are manually updated. Can I automate that on my own mediawiki? I want a automatically generated list of foo page with a table that contains a name and description of ...
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TFS 2018 Accidental Deletion of WIKI pages

Spent some time creating a hierarchy of pages off a primary Homepage in the new TFS 2018 Wiki. I noticed after a while that a second Homepage had appeared so I deleted the duplicate. But as it turns ...
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Mediawiki doesn't use wikiEditor

I've added the following line in my LocalSettings.php: wfLoadExtension( 'WikiEditor' ); $wgHiddenPrefs[] = 'usebetatoolbar'; And yet, when I try to edit a page, I get an ugly editor like: Why is ...
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Wikia.com pages resize themselves after loading

When I open a page on any Wikia (example), after a few seconds the contents resize, which is a bit annoying. I've verified this in not only my default browser Chrome, but also Opera. (However, it ...
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foswiki: "Failure processing response from the repository search"

I'm checking for updates to my plugins by going to configure -> InstalledPlugins -> review installed extensions and I get a huge error message with red letters starting with "Failure processing ...
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How can I find all wiki pages that link to a specific wiki page?

I'm not entirely sure if this is the right place to ask, but I'll give it a try. If not, please point me to the right Stack Exchange site. I have found a page in a wiki (based on the MediaWiki ...
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Convert a mediawiki page to html with the table of contents working

I am looking for a way to convert a page from mediawiki software (basically a web page very similar to wikipedia, or in the printable version) which has a table of contents, to a PDF file with a ...
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Sed (or other) script to replace a character within the capture group

I'm attempting to convert Pandoc markup to Confluence wiki markup, I'm using markdown2confluence to do the bulk of the work. This works quite well except where I'm talking about CSS and FreeMarker ...
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MediaWiki extension hiding in LibreOffice?

I always used LibreOffice to write my MediaWiki-articles and saved it as MediaWiki .txt-file to use it on our Wiki. Since I upgraded my PC, I have the new LibreOffice 4.4.2.2, where it appears the ...
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Tuleap: How to handle versioned wiki documentation

My situation is like this: I am evaluating Tuleap v8.2 and I would like to have a project's software documentation (for example architecture and design) in a wiki (as far as I see it is using the ...
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Presenting an HTML Document within another HTML Document

I am trying to embed an HTML Document that is on my local drive onto a wiki that supports HTML text. The wiki is on a closed network that also includes my computer. As someone who is not well-versed ...
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When are category pages updated in MoinMoin?

I have edited a lot of pages in my Wiki—which uses MoinMoin—yesterday. Most of them belong to a specific category. I have assigned those pages to the existing category. The following happens: When ...
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Wget - Problems recursively downloading with authentication

So I'm trying to download the entire domain of a private wiki page. I've saved the cookies in a cookies.txt file and using it with wget for authentication like so: wget --load-cookies=cookies.txt --...
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Personal wiki, preferably Python, with Markdown support [closed]

I'm looking for a wiki package to power a small, private wiki I'm wanting to set up on my home server (Linux). I'd prefer something that is written in Python, but ultimately I need to have Markdown ...
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Mediawiki: import, render and use correctly Infobox template [closed]

I'd like to have some info boxes in my pages. So that. I've installed Scribunto extension (downloaded, copied in the extension folder, changed local settings, added permission to lua standalone bins)....
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Is it possible to create subwikis with MediaWiki?

I wan't to create a Wiki for our company which has several product requiring their own Wiki. Is it possible to create subwikis with MediaWiki? If so, how?
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Redmine Wiki (Texttile) Bullet points in Table cell

Is there any way to write a bullet pointed list within a cell in a Texttile formatted Redmine Wiki The basic table syntax is | Col 1R1 | Col 2R1 | | Col 1R2 | Col 2R2 | Bullet syntax is * Bullet 1 ...
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How are wiki articles with slashes in their titles handled? [closed]

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nip/tuck http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/POW/MIA_flag Simply put, how are pages like these processed by the server or the wiki? Is there a directory named POW or do wikis ...
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MediaWiki Namespace Protection (Read Access)

I have a question about my MediaWiki installation. First of all, I know about the security issues that's been stated in the main MediaWiki documentation. We want to have a corporate wiki. While it ...
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Using markdown in wikidpad

I'm using Wikidpad as a desktop wiki on the PC. Is there any way I can use markdown syntax instead of wikidpad syntax? There's an option to select wiki language, but I don't know how to go about ...
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MediaWiki most brute force backup?

I brought up MediaWiki using Bintami stack. Now am trying to figure out the most brute force way to back up the the wiki and have ability to bring it up on another server as well. I have looked over ...
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Upload .SQL Files to Wiki

Changes to my team's database are recorded in our internal wiki. Currently, in addition to a brief description, the .sql scripts are added as text. This is becoming bulky and making the page difficult ...
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About reserved domains name

According to this wikipedia article Followings are reserved domains: example: reserved for use in examples invalid: reserved for use in obviously invalid domain names localhost: reserved to avoid ...
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Importing data from microsoft word to redmine wiki [closed]

Is there any software available which can convert .doc/.docx/.odf file to redmine wiki format?
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What is a good WYSIWYG editor and wiki engine for making a long programming tutorial? [closed]

I would like to make a multi-page online tutorial that includes a lot of snippets of C++ code. I'm looking for something like the preview of source code provided by the programming-related ...
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OSX 10.8.2 Wiki Server file and database locations?

OSX 10.8.2 with the Server.app installed. Wiki server running. where do these files live? (so that I can customize the CSS as well as back everything up.) What databases so I need to backup and ...
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Setting up a (private) image library in MediaWiki

I'm very serious about automotive photography, so I figured it was a good idea to start a private wiki which can both serve as a knowledge base and an image library that contains interesting photos ...
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How to link a page using live-template and text-data

I'm totally new in the field of confluence and i have a problem i obviously can not solve on my own. Building up my wiki i created a live-template so i can make sure every page has got the same ...
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Own mediawiki/wikipedia naming convention for pages

I recently installed a mediawiki at home and I'm looking for a way to name pages. Let's say I have the following structure : Main - Dev - C# - Tips Main - Cooking - Mexixan Cooking - Tips Main - ...
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REST API for Trac.Wiki

I wonder is there any kind of REST API for managing trac/wiki? Googling helps to find something either quite updated or too raw (or both). Searching this Stack, as well as friendly ones, also hasn't ...
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Sandbox on a linux server for group members

I am a member of a large group (academic department) using a central GNU/Linux server. I would like to be able to install web apps like instiki, run version control repositories, and serve content ...
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Highlighter-style highlighting wiki engine that is easily runnable

I'm looking for a wiki engine that lets me highlight sections as I would with a highlighting marker, preferably in at least two colors. I want the engine to be a small installation that is as easy to ...
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Mediawiki for personal use [closed]

I need to setup a mediawiki like wiki for some personal projects. Access control is absolutely essential. I should be able to approve when new users create an account on the system. Therefore, i ...
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Creating a private wiki [closed]

I want to create a simple, private wiki, but am really struggling to find what I need. I require the following features: Private wiki. Only I will read or write it. Some formatting capability: ...
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How can you avoid being asked to enter your BitBucket password when you push to BitBucket wiki?

I'm not sure if everyone experiences this - when I edit a BitBucket wiki locally (through a git repository) I have to enter my BitBucket password for every pull and push. Is there any way around this?...
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How do I make a link *within* a page using Redmine (textile) markup

How do I make links within a Redmine Wiki page itself (which uses Textile markup syntax)? I can't find a solution here. Of course I can do [[ThisPage#Foo|Foo]] but I would rather do something simpler ...
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Which wiki toolkit has the greatest support for data freedom?

Our dev team has poured a lot of knowledge into a Sharepoint wiki. The experience has made me a convert to the core ideas of a wiki - ease of link/page creation, metadata, search tools, versioning, ...
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MediaWiki like wiki, but with user management?

I really like the syntax of MediaWiki, and that it doesn't use a rich editor, but I would very much like if it had user management. As far as I can tell, the page is either locked or open for anyone ...
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