WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Version 2013-05-10 "Weatherwax" 0.19.7 1.20.1
Last Release Date 2013-05-10 2014-05-18 2012-11-30
Author Andreas Gohr David Heinemeier Hansson, Jacques Distler, Matthias Tarasiewicz Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
URL www.dokuwiki.org golem.ph.utexas.edu www.mediawiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes
License GPL 2 Ruby's GPL
Programming Language PHP Ruby on Rails PHP
Data Storage Files Database Database
License Cost/ Fee 0 0 0
Development status Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience private, small to medium companies general, education End Users/Desktop, Education
System RequirementsDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Operating System Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others UNIX, Windows, MacOS X *nix, Windows, Mac OS X
Root Access No   No
Webserver Apache, IIS, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support Mongrel (included), or Apache/NGinx (via Passenger) Any with PHP support
Other Requirements   Ruby 1.8.7, 1.9.3, 2.0 or 2.1; Rubygems 1.3.6 or later none
DatastorageDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Text Files Yes No No
MySQL No Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes Yes
Oracle No Plugin Yes
SQLite No Yes Yes
BerkeleyDB No No No
RCS No No No
Other None Any Rails-compatible back-end datastore can be used. No
Security/Anti-SpamDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes No No
Authentication Backends Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory   Yes
Host Blocking Plugin Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Optional   Plugin
nofollow Optional   Optional
Blacklist Optional Yes Yes
CAPTCHA Plugin   Plugin
Delayed Indexing Optional   No
Development/SupportDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 38 listed No Yes, 70 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes   Yes
Code Repository github.com golem.ph.utexas.edu svn.wikimedia.org
Issue Tracker bugs.splitbrain.org github.com bugzilla.wikimedia.org
Mailing List www.freelists.org rubyforge.org lists.wikimedia.org
Support Forum forum.dokuwiki.org golem.ph.utexas.edu mwusers.com
IRC Channel www.dokuwiki.org   www.mediawiki.org
Common FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Preview Yes No Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes No Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes No Yes
Special FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes Yes
Interface Languages 55 languages
Afrikaans, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Estonian, Basque, Persian, Finnish, Faroese, French, Galician, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Cambodian, Korean, Kurdish, Latin, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Malagasy, Macedonian, Marathi, Nepali, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Albanian, Serbian, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Not localized 140 languages
Afar, Abkhazian, Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, Assamese, Aymara, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Byelorussian, Bulgarian, Bihari, Bislama, Bengali; Bangla, Tibetan, Breton, Catalan, Corsican, Czech, Welsh, Danish, German, Bhutani, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Estonian, Basque, Persian, Finnish, Fiji, Faroese, French, Frisian, Irish, Scots Gaelic, Galician, Guarani, Gujarati, Hausa, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Armenian, Interlingua, Indonesian, Interlingue, Inupiak, Icelandic, Italian, Inuktitut, Japanese, Georgian, Kazakh, Greenlandic, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Kashmiri, Kurdish, Kirghiz, Latin, Lingala, Laothian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Malagasy, Maori, Macedonian, Malayalam, Mongolian, Moldavian, Marathi, Malay, Maltese, Burmese, Nauru, Nepali, Dutch, Norwegian, Occitan, Oromo, Oriya, Punjabi, Polish, Pashto, Pushto, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romance, Kirundi, Romanian, Russian, Kinyarwanda, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sangho, Serbo-Croatian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Samoan, Shona, Somali, Albanian, Serbian, Siswati, Sesotho, Sundanese, Swedish, Swahili, Tamil, Telugu, Tajik, Thai, Tigrinya, Turkmen, Tagalog, Setswana, Tonga, Turkish, Tsonga, Tatar, Twi, Uighur, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Volapuk, Wolof, Xhosa, Yiddish, Yoruba, Zhuang, Chinese, Chinese Traditional, Zulu
Email notification Optional No Optional
Comments Plugin No Discussion Pages
Categories Plugin Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes No Yes
Page Redirection Plugin Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Page Locking Page Locking Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Optional Yes Plugin
Structured Data Plugin No Plugin
LinksDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
CamelCase Optional Optional No
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes No No
Page Redirects Plugin Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML Tags Optional All Some
Math formulas Plugin Yes Yes
Tables simple simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support Plugin No No
Markdown Support Plugin Yes No
Textile Support Plugin Yes No
BBCode Support Plugin No No
Emoticon Images Yes No Optional
Syntax Highlighting Yes Yes Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes Yes
Quoting Yes Yes No
Internal Comments Plugin Yes Yes
Custom styles Plugin Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Plugin No No
Scripting Optional, PHP None Optional
Content Includes Plugin Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes No Plugin
UsabilityDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Section Editing Yes No Yes
Page Templates Yes No Yes
Double-Click Edit Plugin No Optional
Toolbar Yes No Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin No Plugin
Access Keys Yes Yes Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes Yes
StatisticsDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Plugin Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular No No Yes
Recent Visitors No No Plugin
Analysis Plugin No Optional
OutputDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.1 XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Plugin   No
Themes & Skins Yes No Yes
RSS Feeds Yes No Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes Yes
Abbreviations Yes Yes No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes Yes
XML export No No Yes
PDF Export Plugin No Plugin
Media and FilesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes No Yes
Embedded Flash Yes No Plugin
Embedded Video Plugin Yes Plugin
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing Plugin Yes No
MindMap Editing Plugin No Plugin
Media Search Filenames only No Keywords
ExtrasDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Calendar Plugin No Plugin
Image Galleries Plugin No Yes
Forums No No Plugin
Blogs Plugin No No
Ticket System Plugin No No
Syntax ExamplesDokuWiki DetailsInstiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Internal Link
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[Some Page]]
[[Some Page|anchor text]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
External Link
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
[another site](http://example.com)
[http://example.org The title]
Headlines
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
#Level 1#
##Level 2##
###Level 3###
####Level 4####
#####Level 5#####
######Level 6######
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format
**bold**
**bold**
'''bold'''
Italics Format
//italics//
_italic_, *italic*
''italic''
Underline Format
__underlined__
underlined
{: style='text-decoration:underlined'}
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format
''monospace''
`monospace`
<tt>monospace</tt>
Strikethrough Format
<del>strikethrough</del>
<del>strikethrough</del>
strikethrough
{: style='text-decoration:line-through'}
<s>strikethrough</s>
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
![alt text](http://ex.com/image.jpg),
[[image.jpg|alt text:pic]]
[[Image:wiki.png]]
Aligning Text
 Plugin
p{: style='text-align:left'}
p{: style='text-align:right'}
p{: style='text-align:center'}
p{: style='text-align:justify'}
<center>Centered</center>
Text Indentation
 N/A
p
{: style='margin-left:3em'}

> blockquote
: indented line
Bulleted Lists
  * item 1
    * item 1.1
  * item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
Numbered Lists
  - item 1
    - item 1.1
  - item 2
1. Item 1
   1. Item 1.1
2. Item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
Definition Lists
 Plugin
term
: definition
; term : definition
Horizontal Rule
----
***
----
Last updated2013-06-032014-05-192012-11-30