WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Version 2.0rc5 1.20.1
Last Release Date 15.02.2008 2012-11-30
Author Sebastian Schaffert, Salzburg Research Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
URL ikewiki.salzburgresearch.at www.mediawiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes
License GPL GPL
Programming Language Java PHP
Data Storage Database Database
License Cost/ Fee 0 0
Development status Beta Mature
Intended Audience Advanced Users, Developers, Scientists End Users/Desktop, Education
System RequirementsIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Operating System All/Java *nix, Windows, Mac OS X
Root Access No No
Webserver Tomcat Any with PHP support
Other Requirements PostgreSQL none
DatastorageIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Text Files No No
MySQL No Yes
PostgreSQL Yes Yes
Oracle No Yes
SQLite No Yes
BerkeleyDB No No
RCS No No
Other Jena RDF Storage No
Security/Anti-SpamIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes
ACL Yes No
Authentication Backends   Yes
Host Blocking No Yes
Mail Encryption No Plugin
nofollow No Optional
Blacklist No Yes
CAPTCHA No Plugin
Delayed Indexing No No
Development/SupportIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Commercial Support No Yes, 70 listed
Preconfigured Hosting No Yes
Code Repository   svn.wikimedia.org
Issue Tracker sourceforge.net bugzilla.wikimedia.org
Mailing List sourceforge.net lists.wikimedia.org
Support Forum sourceforge.net mwusers.com
IRC Channel   www.mediawiki.org
Common FeaturesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes
Minor Changes No Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all
Page Index No Yes
Plugin System   Yes
Special FeaturesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No Yes
Interface Languages 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 No Optional
Comments Threaded Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Page Redirection No Yes
Conflict Handling None Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   Plugin
Structured Data   Plugin
LinksIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
CamelCase No No
Freelinks Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes
InterWiki No Yes
SisterWiki No No
Image Links Yes Yes
Windows Shares No No
Page Redirects   Yes
Syntax FeaturesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML Tags Some Some
Math formulas No Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support   No
Markdown Support No No
Textile Support No No
BBCode Support No No
Emoticon Images No Optional
Syntax Highlighting Patch Plugin
Footnotes Plugin Yes
Quoting No No
Internal Comments Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes
FAQ Tags No No
Scripting yes; SPARQL and JRuby Optional
Content Includes Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin
UsabilityIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Section Editing No Yes
Page Templates   Yes
Double-Click Edit No Optional
Toolbar Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Yes Plugin
Access Keys Optional Yes
Auto Signature No Yes
StatisticsIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes
Orphaned Pages No Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes
Recent Visitors No Plugin
Analysis No Optional
OutputIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly   No
Themes & Skins Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds No Yes
Abbreviations No No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes
HTML Export No Yes
XML export Yes Yes
PDF Export Plugin Plugin
Media and FilesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes
Media Revisions No Yes
Embedded Flash Yes Plugin
Embedded Video Yes Plugin
Image Editing No No
SVG Editing No No
MindMap Editing No Plugin
Media Search Contents Keywords
ExtrasIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Calendar   Plugin
Image Galleries   Yes
Forums   Plugin
Blogs   No
Ticket System   No
Syntax ExamplesIkeWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Internal Link
[[Link]]
[[Link|Label]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
External Link
[http://www.example.com]
[http://www.example.com | Label]
[http://example.org The title]
Headlines
via WYSIWYG
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format
via WYSIWYG
'''bold'''
Italics Format
via WYSIWYG
''italic''
Underline Format
via WYSIWYG
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format
via WYSIWYG
<tt>monospace</tt>
Strikethrough Format
via WYSIWYG
<s>strikethrough</s>
Superscript Format
via WYSIWYG
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
via WYSIWYG
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
[[ Image:MyImage.ipg ]]
[[Image:wiki.png]]
Aligning Text
via WYSIWYG
<center>Centered</center>
Text Indentation
via WYSIWYG
: indented line
Bulleted Lists
via WYSIWYG
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
Numbered Lists
via WYSIWYG
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
Definition Lists
via WYSIWYG
; term : definition
Horizontal Rule
via WYSIWYG
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Last updated2008-02-202012-11-30