WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Version 2017-02-19 "Frusterick Manners" 1.20.1 2.2.19 1.0.1
Last Release Date 2017-02-19 2012-11-30 2010-11-10 1.0.1
Author Andreas Gohr Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. Patrick R. Michaud Clay Alberty
URL www.dokuwiki.org www.mediawiki.org www.pmwiki.org prontowiki.sourceforge.net
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes Yes
License GPL 2 GPL GPL2 BSD
Programming Language PHP PHP PHP C#
Data Storage Files Database Files Database
License Cost/ Fee 0 0 0 Free
Development status Mature Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience private, small to medium companies End Users/Desktop, Education All  
System RequirementsDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Operating System Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others *nix, Windows, Mac OS X UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others Windows
Root Access No No No  
Webserver Apache, IIS, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support Any with PHP support Apache, IIS, anything with PHP support. Can also be run w/o a webserver. IIS 5+
Other Requirements   none none .NET framework v2.0 or higher
DatastorageDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Text Files Yes No Yes  
MySQL No Yes Plugin  
PostgreSQL No Yes No  
Oracle No Yes No  
SQLite No Yes Plugin  
BerkeleyDB No No No  
RCS No No No  
Other None No Can provide custom data backends SQLExpress or SQL 2000 or SQL 2005
Security/Anti-SpamDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes No Yes  
Authentication Backends Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory Yes .htpasswd, LDAP, Active Directory, MySQL, (custom available) .NET Membership platform
Host Blocking Plugin Yes Optional No
Mail Encryption Optional Plugin Plugin No
nofollow Optional Optional Yes No
Blacklist Optional Yes Optional No
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Delayed Indexing Optional No No No
Development/SupportDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 42 listed Yes, 76 listed Yes, 10 listed No
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes Yes No
Code Repository github.com svn.wikimedia.org svn://pmwiki.org/pmwiki/tags/latest CVS
Issue Tracker bugs.splitbrain.org bugzilla.wikimedia.org www.pmwiki.org SF.NET
Mailing List www.freelists.org lists.wikimedia.org www.pmichaud.com  
Support Forum forum.dokuwiki.org mwusers.com www.pmichaud.com  
IRC Channel www.dokuwiki.org www.mediawiki.org #pmwiki on irc.freenode.net  
Common FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes Yes No
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes No
Page History Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited  
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Yes  
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes  
Special FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes 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
27 languages
Breton, Catalan, Danish, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Persian, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Swedish, Tamil, Turkish, Vietnamese
Not localized
Email notification Optional Optional Optional No
Comments Plugin Discussion Pages Plugin No
Categories Plugin Yes Yes Optional
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes No
Page Redirection Plugin Yes Yes No
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution  
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Optional Plugin Yes  
Structured Data Plugin Plugin Yes  
LinksDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
CamelCase Optional No Optional Optional
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes No
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes No
SisterWiki No No No No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes Optional
Windows Shares Yes No Yes No
Page Redirects Plugin Yes Yes  
Syntax FeaturesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
HTML Tags Optional Some Plugin Some
Math formulas Plugin Yes Plugin No
Tables simple simple + complex simple + complex none
CREOLE support Plugin No Optional  
Markdown Support Plugin No Plugin  
Textile Support Plugin No No  
BBCode Support Plugin No No  
Emoticon Images Yes Optional Plugin No
Syntax Highlighting Yes Plugin Plugin No
Footnotes Yes Yes Plugin Optional
Quoting Yes No Plugin Optional
Internal Comments Plugin Yes Yes No
Custom styles Plugin Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Plugin No Yes No
Scripting Optional, PHP Optional Plugin  
Content Includes Plugin Yes Yes No
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin Plugin No
UsabilityDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes Plugin No
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes  
Double-Click Edit Plugin Optional Plugin No
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Access Keys Yes Yes Yes No
Auto Signature Yes Yes Yes No
StatisticsDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes  
Wanted Pages Plugin Yes Optional No
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes Optional No
Most/Least Popular No Yes No Optional
Recent Visitors No Plugin Plugin No
Analysis Plugin Optional Plugin No
OutputDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
HTML HTML 5 XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS Print View  
Mobile Friendly Plugin No Plugin  
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes No
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes Yes No
Abbreviations Yes No Plugin No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Plugin No
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes No
HTML Export Yes Yes Plugin No
XML export No Yes Plugin No
PDF Export Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Media and FilesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Optional Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes Optional No
Embedded Flash Yes Plugin Plugin  
Embedded Video Plugin Plugin Plugin  
Image Editing No No Plugin No
SVG Editing Plugin No Plugin No
MindMap Editing Plugin Plugin   No
Media Search Filenames only Keywords No  
ExtrasDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin Plugin  
Image Galleries Plugin Yes Plugin  
Forums No Plugin Plugin  
Blogs Plugin No Plugin  
Ticket System Plugin No Plugin  
Syntax ExamplesDokuWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPmWiki DetailsProntoWiki Details
Internal Link
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[[page name]]
[[page name | link text]]
[[link text -> page name]]
[[page name #anchor]]
[pagename]
External Link
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
[http://example.org The title]
http://....
[[http://... | link text]]
[[link text -> http://...]]
{title|url}
Headlines
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
!, !!, !!!
Bold Format
**bold**
'''bold'''
'''bold'''
**bold**
Italics Format
//italics//
''italic''
''italic''
''italics''
Underline Format
__underlined__
<u>underlined</u>
{+underlined+}
__under__
Monospace Format
''monospace''
<tt>monospace</tt>
@@monospace@@
 
Strikethrough Format
<del>strikethrough</del>
<s>strikethrough</s>
{-strikethrough-}
<<strike>> (using custom tags)
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
'^superscript^'
<<super>> (using custom tags)
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
'_subscript_'
<<sub>> (using custom tags)
Images
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
[[Image:wiki.png]]
http://foo.bar/foo.jpg
Attach:foo.jpg
{guid} - this is displayed and can be inserted automatically for each image/page
Aligning Text
 Plugin
<center>Centered</center>
%center% centered text
%right% right aligned
available through custom tags
Text Indentation
 N/A
: indented line
-> indented text
multiple spaces -> &nbsp;
Bulleted Lists
  * item 1
    * item 1.1
  * item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
+
++
+++
++++
Numbered Lists
  - item 1
    - item 1.1
  - item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.1
# Item 2
#
##
###
####
Definition Lists
 Plugin
; term : definition
: term : definition
 
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2017-02-202012-11-302010-11-222006-08-23