WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Version 1.20.1 2017-02-19 "Frusterick Manners" TWiki-6.0.0
Last Release Date 2012-11-30 2017-02-19 2013-10-14
Author Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. Andreas Gohr Peter Thoeny, TWiki community
URL www.mediawiki.org www.dokuwiki.org twiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes
License GPL GPL 2 GPL
Programming Language PHP PHP Perl, JavaScript
Data Storage Database Files Files, RCS
License Cost/ Fee 0 0 N/A
Development status Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience End Users/Desktop, Education private, small to medium companies Large enterprise; small to medium businesses
System RequirementsMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Operating System *nix, Windows, Mac OS X Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others Linux, Windows, OS-X and other
Root Access No No No
Webserver Any with PHP support Apache, IIS, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support Almost any webserver, typically Apache 1.3/2.0
Other Requirements none   RCS (optional), cron/scheduler, fgrep, egrep; Plugins may have additional dependencies
DatastorageMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Text Files No Yes Yes
MySQL Yes No No
PostgreSQL Yes No No
Oracle Yes No No
SQLite Yes No No
BerkeleyDB No No No
RCS No No Yes
Other No None RcsLite Perl library for version control without external RCS; backend API for other storage
Security/Anti-SpamMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL No Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Yes Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory Internal authentication; anything Apache supports such as LDAP, NIS, AD, Kerberos
Host Blocking Yes Plugin Plugin
Mail Encryption Plugin Optional Yes
nofollow Optional Optional Plugin
Blacklist Yes Optional Plugin
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin Plugin
Delayed Indexing No Optional Plugin
Development/SupportMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 77 listed Yes, 42 listed Yes, 32 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes Yes
Code Repository svn.wikimedia.org github.com twiki.org
Issue Tracker bugzilla.wikimedia.org bugs.splitbrain.org twiki.org
Mailing List lists.wikimedia.org www.freelists.org twiki.org
Support Forum mwusers.com forum.dokuwiki.org twiki.org
IRC Channel www.mediawiki.org www.dokuwiki.org twiki.org
Common FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes
Special FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes No
Interface Languages 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
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
19 languages
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Ukrainian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Email notification Optional Optional Yes
Comments Discussion Pages Plugin Threaded
Categories Yes Plugin Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Page Redirection Yes Plugin Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Page Locking Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Plugin Optional Optional
Structured Data Plugin Plugin Yes
LinksMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
CamelCase No Optional Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No Plugin
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares No Yes Plugin
Page Redirects Yes Plugin Plugin
Syntax FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
HTML Tags Some Optional All
Math formulas Yes Plugin Plugin
Tables simple + complex simple simple + complex
CREOLE support No Plugin No
Markdown Support No Plugin No
Textile Support No Plugin Plugin
BBCode Support No Plugin No
Emoticon Images Optional Yes Yes
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Yes Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes Plugin
Quoting No Yes Yes
Internal Comments Yes Plugin Yes
Custom styles Yes Plugin Yes
FAQ Tags No Plugin Yes
Scripting Optional Optional, PHP TWiki Markup Language, TWiki variables, JavaScript, extensive API
Content Includes Yes Plugin Yes
Feed Aggregation Plugin Yes Yes
UsabilityMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes Plugin
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Optional Plugin Plugin
Toolbar Yes Yes Plugin
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin Plugin Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes Yes
StatisticsMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes Plugin No
Orphaned Pages Yes Plugin Plugin
Most/Least Popular Yes No Yes
Recent Visitors Plugin No Plugin
Analysis Optional Plugin Yes
OutputMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 5 XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS Print View
Mobile Friendly No Plugin Plugin
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes Yes
Abbreviations No Yes Plugin
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes Yes
XML export Yes No Plugin
PDF Export Plugin Plugin Plugin
Media and FilesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes Yes
Embedded Flash Plugin Yes Plugin
Embedded Video Plugin Plugin Plugin
Image Editing No No Plugin
SVG Editing No Plugin Plugin
MindMap Editing Plugin Plugin Plugin
Media Search Keywords Filenames only Contents
ExtrasMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin Plugin
Image Galleries Yes Plugin Plugin
Forums Plugin No Plugin
Blogs No Plugin Plugin
Ticket System No Plugin Plugin
Syntax ExamplesMediaWiki DetailsDokuWiki DetailsTWiki Details
Internal Link
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
WikiWord autolink
Otherweb.WikiWord
[[Spaced text]]
[[WikiWord][label]]
External Link
[http://example.org The title]
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
http://twiki.org/ autolink
[[http://twiki.org/][label]]
Headlines
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
---+ Level 1
---++ Level 2
---+++ Level 3
---++++ Level 4
---+++++ Level 5
---++++++ Level 6
Bold Format
'''bold'''
**bold**
*bold*
Italics Format
''italic''
//italics//
_italic_
Underline Format
<u>underlined</u>
__underlined__
<u>underline</u>
Monospace Format
<tt>monospace</tt>
''monospace''
=monospaced text= and
<verbatim>
multi line text
</verbatim>
Strikethrough Format
<s>strikethrough</s>
<del>strikethrough</del>
<strike>strikethrough</strike>
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
[[Image:wiki.png]]
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
%ATTACHURL%/image.png
http://any.domain/image.png
Aligning Text
<center>Centered</center>
 Plugin
| left |   center   |   right |
or HTML
or CSS
Text Indentation
: indented line
 N/A
<blockquote>
multi line text
</blockquote>
Bulleted Lists
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
  * item 1
    * item 1.1
  * item 2
   * Item 1
      * Item 1.1
   * Item 2
Numbered Lists
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
  - item 1
    - item 1.1
  - item 2
   1. Item 1
      a. Item 1.a
   1. Item 2
Definition Lists
; term : definition
 Plugin
   $ Term: Definition
Horizontal Rule
----
----
---
Last updated2012-11-302017-02-202013-10-22