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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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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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Offline edit and preview of a mediawiki-format file?

I have a github-hosted wiki for one of my github projects. I usually use Markdown, but one of my pages, a detailed reference page, is in mediawiki format (i.e., what Wikipedia uses), because I need ...
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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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getting error while using command line switches in zim-wiki

I don't know why I am getting this error when I am calling zim from the command line. link to the documentation for using command line options For example zim --help
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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 ...
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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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Knowledge base software for private / desktop use [closed]

I am looking for a knowledge base for private / one person use. I like the wiki systems, but I don't want a web server running on my local system, also managin a web server and the applications ...
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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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Styled tables in trac's wiki

I have a table in trac's wiki, just a regular html table, and manager asks me to add some styling. What is the best way to accomplish this? I can write a script which inserts style attribute to every ...
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How do I (can I at all?) write a reference to a file in a directory outside of the current wiki directory for wiki mode for emacs?

I'm using wiki-mode for emacs, and I'm trying to figure out how to short-hand reference files that are in directories external to the current directory. I figured the syntax would look something like [...
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What is a good hosted software for FAQ [closed]

I need something in a form of Knowledge Base/FAQ/Wiki to deliver FAQ to users over web. Preferably hosted solution. What are my options?
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Portable Wiki which stores .txt or HTML files

I know there are TiddlyWiki but I need one which stores HTML or even .txt files. I want to use this Wiki like a personal blog, i want to log my life (probably cringy to you) and things I've done, ...
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Is there some application to edit local wiki pages in WYSIWYG mode ON windows?

I am searching for some application which will help me with writing project documentation. From what i understand now, gollum and gitit should help me with that, but it seems that they can't be used ...
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Is there a wiki server that works from pendrive?

I want to do a wiki for documentation of my project, but I develop it in some different places, so I want to have all the information of the wiki on my pendrive. There is some way to do all the ...