WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Version 1.3.2 1.20.1
Last Release Date 05-May-2013 2012-11-30
Author Ryan Holliday Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
URL jamwiki.org www.mediawiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes
License GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) GPL
Programming Language Java PHP
Data Storage Files, DB Database
License Cost/ Fee Free 0
Development status Mature Mature
Intended Audience Anyone End Users/Desktop, Education
System RequirementsJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Operating System Any OS supporting Java 5 or greater *nix, Windows, Mac OS X
Root Access   No
Webserver Any application server supporting Java servlet 2.4 or greater Any with PHP support
Other Requirements   none
DatastorageJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Text Files No No
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL Yes Yes
Oracle Yes Yes
SQLite   Yes
BerkeleyDB   No
RCS   No
Other Any JDBC 3.0 (or greater) compliant database should be supported in ANSI SQL mode. Support for sites without an external database is provided using an embedded version of the HSQL database. No
Security/Anti-SpamJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes
ACL Yes No
Authentication Backends Spring Security Yes
Host Blocking Yes Yes
Mail Encryption No Plugin
nofollow Yes Optional
Blacklist Optional Yes
CAPTCHA Optional Plugin
Delayed Indexing No No
Development/SupportJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Commercial Support No Yes, 70 listed
Preconfigured Hosting No Yes
Code Repository svn.sourceforge.net svn.wikimedia.org
Issue Tracker jira.jamwiki.org bugzilla.wikimedia.org
Mailing List lists.sourceforge.net lists.wikimedia.org
Support Forum jamwiki.org mwusers.com
IRC Channel   www.mediawiki.org
Common FeaturesJAMWiki 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 No Yes
Special FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No Yes
Interface Languages 23 languages
Czech, Danish, German, English, Spanish, French, Galician, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Swedish, Ukrainian, 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 No Optional
Comments Discussion Pages Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Page Redirection Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Detection Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   Plugin
Structured Data   Plugin
LinksJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
CamelCase No No
Freelinks Yes Yes
Backlinks No Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No
Image Links Yes Yes
Windows Shares No No
Page Redirects Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML Tags Optional Some
Math formulas No Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support   No
Markdown Support   No
Textile Support   No
BBCode Support   No
Emoticon Images No Optional
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes
Quoting   No
Internal Comments Yes Yes
Custom styles Plugin Yes
FAQ Tags No No
Scripting Mediawiki templates are supported. Optional
Content Includes Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation No Plugin
UsabilityJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes
Page Templates   Yes
Double-Click Edit No Optional
Toolbar Optional Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Plugin
Access Keys No Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes
StatisticsJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes
Recent Visitors No Plugin
Analysis No Optional
OutputJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets   Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly   No
Themes & Skins No Yes
RSS Feeds Optional Yes
ATOM Feeds No Yes
Abbreviations No No
Auto-TOC Optional Yes
Raw Export No Yes
HTML Export No Yes
XML export Yes Yes
PDF Export No Plugin
Media and FilesJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes
Embedded Flash No Plugin
Embedded Video No Plugin
Image Editing No No
SVG Editing No No
MindMap Editing No Plugin
Media Search Filenames only Keywords
ExtrasJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Calendar No Plugin
Image Galleries Yes Yes
Forums No Plugin
Blogs No No
Ticket System No No
Syntax ExamplesJAMWiki DetailsMediaWiki Details
Internal Link
[[Link to topic]]
[[Link to topic|With a caption]]
[[:interwiki:Interwiki link]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
External Link
[http://www.jamwiki.org/]
[http://www.jamwiki.org/ alternate caption]
http://www.jamwiki.org
[http://example.org The title]
Headlines
==h2==
===h3===
====h4====
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format
'''bold'''
'''bold'''
Italics Format
''italic''
''italic''
Underline Format
<u>underline</u>
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format
<tt>monospace</tt>
<tt>monospace</tt>
Strikethrough Format
<strike>strike</strike>
<s>strikethrough</s>
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
[[Image:image.gif]]
[[Image:image.gif|200px|thumb|caption]]
[[Image:wiki.png]]
Aligning Text
<div align="right">text</div>
<center>Centered</center>
Text Indentation
:indent one level
:::indent three levels
: indented line
Bulleted Lists
* 1
** 1.1
* 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
Numbered Lists
# 1
## 1.1
# 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
Definition Lists
;term
:definition
; term : definition
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2013-05-052012-11-30