WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Version 2013-05-10 "Weatherwax" 1.20.1
Last Release Date 2013-05-10 2012-11-30
Author Andreas Gohr Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
URL www.dokuwiki.org www.mediawiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes
License GPL 2 GPL
Programming Language PHP PHP
Data Storage Files Database
License Cost/ Fee 0 0
Development status Mature Mature
Intended Audience private, small to medium companies End Users/Desktop, Education
System RequirementsDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Operating System Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others *nix, Windows, Mac OS X
Root Access No No
Webserver Apache, IIS, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support Any with PHP support
Other Requirements   none
DatastorageDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Text Files Yes No
MySQL No Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Oracle No Yes
SQLite No Yes
BerkeleyDB No No
RCS No No
Other None No
Security/Anti-SpamDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes
ACL Yes No
Authentication Backends Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory Yes
Host Blocking Plugin Yes
Mail Encryption Optional Plugin
nofollow Optional Optional
Blacklist Optional Yes
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin
Delayed Indexing Optional No
Development/SupportDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 38 listed Yes, 70 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes
Code Repository github.com svn.wikimedia.org
Issue Tracker bugs.splitbrain.org bugzilla.wikimedia.org
Mailing List www.freelists.org lists.wikimedia.org
Support Forum forum.dokuwiki.org mwusers.com
IRC Channel www.dokuwiki.org www.mediawiki.org
Common FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes
Special FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support 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
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 Optional
Comments Plugin Discussion Pages
Categories Plugin Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Page Redirection Plugin Yes
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Optional Plugin
Structured Data Plugin Plugin
LinksDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
CamelCase Optional No
Freelinks Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No
Image Links Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes No
Page Redirects Plugin Yes
Syntax FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML Tags Optional Some
Math formulas Plugin Yes
Tables simple simple + complex
CREOLE support Plugin No
Markdown Support Plugin No
Textile Support Plugin No
BBCode Support Plugin No
Emoticon Images Yes Optional
Syntax Highlighting Yes Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes
Quoting Yes No
Internal Comments Plugin Yes
Custom styles Plugin Yes
FAQ Tags Plugin No
Scripting Optional, PHP Optional
Content Includes Plugin Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin
UsabilityDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes
Page Templates Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Plugin Optional
Toolbar Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin Plugin
Access Keys Yes Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes
StatisticsDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Plugin Yes
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes
Recent Visitors No Plugin
Analysis Plugin Optional
OutputDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Plugin No
Themes & Skins Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes
Abbreviations Yes No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes
XML export No Yes
PDF Export Plugin Plugin
Media and FilesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes
Embedded Flash Yes Plugin
Embedded Video Plugin Plugin
Image Editing No No
SVG Editing Plugin No
MindMap Editing Plugin Plugin
Media Search Filenames only Keywords
ExtrasDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin
Image Galleries Plugin Yes
Forums No Plugin
Blogs Plugin No
Ticket System Plugin No
Syntax ExamplesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Internal Link
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
External Link
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
[http://example.org The title]
Headlines
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format
**bold**
'''bold'''
Italics Format
//italics//
''italic''
Underline Format
__underlined__
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format
''monospace''
<tt>monospace</tt>
Strikethrough Format
<del>strikethrough</del>
<s>strikethrough</s>
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
[[Image:wiki.png]]
Aligning Text
 Plugin
<center>Centered</center>
Text Indentation
 N/A
: indented line
Bulleted Lists
  * item 1
    * item 1.1
  * item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
Numbered Lists
  - item 1
    - item 1.1
  - item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
Definition Lists
 Plugin
; term : definition
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2013-06-032012-11-30