Feature Comparison

General FeaturesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Version R1.02b (kind of final release :-) does not applydoes not apply
Last Release Date 16-06-2005 does not applydoes not apply
Author Mario Salzer & Andi Fundinger Philip Neustrom
Free and Open Source Yes does not applydoes not apply
License Public Domain (!) does not applydoes not apply
Programming Language PHP does not applydoes not apply
Data Storage Files, DB, RCS does not applydoes not apply
License Cost/ Fee 0 Free; Premium; Ad-free for Education Free
Development status Mature does not applydoes not apply
Intended Audience small + medium sites, development teams All users Communities / Interest Groups / Non-Profits
Hosting FeaturesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Storage Quota does not applyUnlimited No
Bandwidth Quota does not applyUnlimited No
Other Limits does not apply  No
Topic Restrictions does not applyNo restrictions Non-Commercial
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes No
Own Domain does not apply Yes Optional
Ads allowed does not apply No No
System RequirementsErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Operating System any does not applydoes not apply
Root Access No does not applydoes not apply
Webserver anything with PHP support does not applydoes not apply
Other Requirements none does not applydoes not apply
DatastorageErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Text Files Plugin does not applydoes not apply
MySQL Plugin does not applydoes not apply
PostgreSQL Plugin does not applydoes not apply
Oracle No does not applydoes not apply
SQLite Plugin does not applydoes not apply
BerkeleyDB Plugin does not applydoes not apply
RCS Plugin does not applydoes not apply
Other no does not applydoes not apply
Security/Anti-SpamErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes
Authentication Backends UNIX, LDAP, MySQL, PHP, other does not applydoes not apply
Host Blocking Plugin Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Plugin   Optional
nofollow Plugin Yes No
Blacklist Plugin   No
CAPTCHA Plugin Yes No
Delayed Indexing Patch No No
Development/SupportErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Commercial Support No No No
Preconfigured Hosting No does not applydoes not apply
Code Repository does not applydoes not apply
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
IRC Channel not yet :-)
Common FeaturesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Plugin Yes No
Change Summary Plugin Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Plugin   Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes No
Special FeaturesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Unicode Support No Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Patch No Optional
Interface Languages 4 languages
German, English, Spanish, Dutch
Not localized Not localized
Email notification Plugin Yes No
Comments Plugin Threaded Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes No
Namespaces No Yes Yes
Page Redirection Plugin Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution Conflict Detection
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Optional does not applydoes not apply
Structured Data No   No
LinksErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
CamelCase Yes No No
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Plugin Yes Yes
SisterWiki Plugin No No
Image Links Patch Yes No
Windows Shares Yes   No
Page Redirects Plugin Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
HTML Tags Plugin None None
Math formulas No   Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support Optional No No
Markdown Support No No No
Textile Support No No No
BBCode Support Plugin No No
Emoticon Images Plugin Yes No
Syntax Highlighting Plugin No No
Footnotes Plugin   Yes
Quoting Plugin   Yes
Internal Comments Yes No Yes
Custom styles Yes No No
FAQ Tags Yes   No
Scripting optional   none
Content Includes Plugin   Yes
Feed Aggregation Plugin Yes No
UsabilityErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Section Editing No No No
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Patch Yes Yes
Toolbar No Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes No
Access Keys Optional Yes No
Auto Signature No No Yes
StatisticsErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Recent Changes Plugin Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Plugin Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular Plugin Yes No
Recent Visitors Optional No No
Analysis No Plugin No
OutputErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Yes   Optional
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Plugin Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Plugin   No
Abbreviations Optional   No
Auto-TOC Plugin   Yes
Raw Export Yes   No
HTML Export Yes No No
XML export Optional   No
PDF Export Optional No No
Media and FilesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
File Attachments Plugin Yes Yes
Media Revisions No No Yes
Embedded Flash Plugin Yes No
Embedded Video Plugin Yes No
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing No No No
MindMap Editing No No No
Media Search No Keywords No
ExtrasErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin Yes
Image Galleries Plugin Yes No
Forums No Yes No
Blogs Yes   No
Ticket System No   No
Syntax ExamplesErfurtWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Internal Link
[WikiPage | Go here]
WYSIWYG linking
Wetpaint auto suggests internal pages to link.
["Front Page"]
External Link
[ | Go here]
WYSIWYG external linking
!!! Big Headline
!! Medium Headline
! Section Headline
= Headline =
== SubHeading ==
Bold Format
__bold text__
**bold text**
Italics Format
''ialic text''
Underline Format
optional or via css
Monospace Format
==monospaced text==
Strikethrough Format
optional or via css
Superscript Format
^^superscript text^^
Subscript Format
optional or via css
[link to the image.jpg]
WYSIWYG Upload, Alignment, and Resizing

[[Image(filename, right, thumbnail, 400, noborder)]]
Aligning Text
optional or via css
WYSIWYG Left, Right, Center
Text Indentation
   just use 3 spaces or tabs
   indented text
WYSIWYG indentation
 A space before a paragraph causes it to indent; more spaces cause further indent.
Bulleted Lists
* Item A
* Item B
** Item B1
WYSIWYG Bulleted Lists
 * Item
 * Item
Numbered Lists
# Item 1
## Item 1.1
##* Item 1.1a
##* Item 1.1b

WYSIWYG Numbered Lists
 1. Item
 1. Item
Definition Lists
:definition: explanation
:anotherdef: another description
name :: definition
Horizontal Rule
Last updated2010-04-042011-02-092009-12-27