WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Version TWiki-6.0.0 1.20.1 5.2 0.11.5
Last Release Date 2013-10-14 2012-11-30 13th August, 2013 02/17/2009
Author Peter Thoeny, TWiki community Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. Atlassian Edgewall Software
URL twiki.org www.mediawiki.org www.atlassian.com trac.edgewall.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes No Yes
License GPL GPL Commercial + Free personal/open source project/community use Modified BSD license
Programming Language Perl, JavaScript PHP Java Python
Data Storage Files, RCS Database Database Database
License Cost/ Fee N/A 0 starting at US $10 installed (unlimited wikis) 0
Development status Mature Mature Mature Beta
Intended Audience Large enterprise; small to medium businesses End Users/Desktop, Education Enterprise + Technical Teams Software development teams
Hosting FeaturesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Storage Quota does not applydoes not applyUnlimited does not apply
Bandwidth Quota does not applydoes not apply  does not apply
Other Limits does not applydoes not apply No does not apply
Topic Restrictions does not applydoes not apply No does not apply
Corporate Branding does not applydoes not apply Yes does not apply
Own Domain does not applydoes not apply Optional does not apply
Ads allowed does not applydoes not apply No does not apply
System RequirementsTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Operating System Linux, Windows, OS-X and other *nix, Windows, Mac OS X Windows, Linux and Unix variants Linux distributions, Mac OS X, FreeBSD, NetBSD and MS Windows
Root Access No No No No
Webserver Almost any webserver, typically Apache 1.3/2.0 Any with PHP support Apache Tomcat Apache, Standalone (builtin)
Other Requirements RCS (optional), cron/scheduler, fgrep, egrep; Plugins may have additional dependencies none Oracle JDK 1.6.0_4+ Python, setuptools, Genshi, SQLite or PostgreSQL or MySQL
DatastorageTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Text Files Yes No No No
MySQL No Yes Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes Yes Yes
Oracle No Yes Yes No
SQLite No Yes No Yes
BerkeleyDB No No No No
RCS Yes No No No
Other RcsLite Perl library for version control without external RCS; backend API for other storage No   0
Security/Anti-SpamTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes No Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Internal authentication; anything Apache supports such as LDAP, NIS, AD, Kerberos Yes LDAP, NTLM, Siteminder, CAS and more File, Database, LDAP (all webserver dependant)
Host Blocking Plugin Yes No Yes
Mail Encryption Yes Plugin Optional No
nofollow Plugin Optional Optional Yes
Blacklist Plugin Yes No Plugin
CAPTCHA Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
Delayed Indexing Plugin No No No
Development/SupportTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 32 listed Yes, 77 listed Yes, 37 listed Yes, 4 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes Yes Yes
Code Repository twiki.org svn.wikimedia.org Source included with commercial license trac.edgewall.org
Issue Tracker twiki.org bugzilla.wikimedia.org jira.atlassian.com trac.edgewall.org
Mailing List twiki.org lists.wikimedia.org www.atlassian.com trac.edgewall.org
Support Forum twiki.org mwusers.com answers.atlassian.com  
IRC Channel twiki.org www.mediawiki.org   trac.edgewall.org
Common FeaturesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes Yes No
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes Yes Yes
Special FeaturesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No Yes No Yes
Interface Languages 19 languages
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, 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
15 languages
Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
141 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, Javanese, 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 Yes Optional Yes Plugin
Comments Threaded Discussion Pages Threaded Plugin
Categories Yes Yes Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page Redirection Yes Yes Plugin Plugin
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Detection
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Optional Plugin Yes Yes
Structured Data Yes Plugin Plugin  
LinksTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
CamelCase Yes No Yes Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Optional Yes
SisterWiki Plugin No No Yes
Image Links Yes Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Plugin No Yes Yes
Page Redirects Plugin Yes Plugin Yes
Syntax FeaturesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
HTML Tags All Some Optional Some
Math formulas Plugin Yes Plugin Plugin
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No No No No
Markdown Support No No No No
Textile Support Plugin No Yes Yes
BBCode Support No No No No
Emoticon Images Yes Optional Yes Plugin
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Plugin Yes Yes
Footnotes Plugin Yes Plugin Plugin
Quoting Yes No Yes Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes Plugin Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Yes No Yes No
Scripting TWiki Markup Language, TWiki variables, JavaScript, extensive API Optional Macros, plugins, widgets, JavaScript and more yes, using Python
Content Includes Yes Yes Yes Plugin
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin Yes No
UsabilityTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Section Editing Plugin Yes No No
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes No
Double-Click Edit Plugin Optional No No
Toolbar Plugin Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Yes Plugin Yes No
Access Keys Yes Yes Yes No
Auto Signature Yes Yes No No
StatisticsTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes Yes No
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes Yes No
Most/Least Popular Yes Yes Yes No
Recent Visitors Plugin Plugin No No
Analysis Yes Optional Yes No
OutputTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Strict
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Plugin No Plugin No
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes No
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes Yes No
Abbreviations Plugin No No Plugin
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes Yes No
XML export Plugin Yes Yes No
PDF Export Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
Media and FilesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes Yes No
Embedded Flash Plugin Plugin Yes Plugin
Embedded Video Plugin Plugin Yes No
Image Editing Plugin No Plugin No
SVG Editing Plugin No Plugin No
MindMap Editing Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Media Search Contents Keywords Contents No
ExtrasTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Calendar Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Image Galleries Plugin Yes Yes No
Forums Plugin Plugin Plugin No
Blogs Plugin No Yes No
Ticket System Plugin No Plugin Yes
Syntax ExamplesTWiki DetailsMediaWiki DetailsConfluence DetailsTracWiki Details
Internal Link
WikiWord autolink
Otherweb.WikiWord
[[Spaced text]]
[[WikiWord][label]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[Page Title]
[Link Title|Page Title#anchor]
[~username]
[^attachment.doc]
CamelCase
[wiki:ISO9000]
[wiki:TitleIndex Title Index]
External Link
http://twiki.org/ autolink
[[http://twiki.org/][label]]
[http://example.org The title]
[http://www.example.com]
[Link Title|http://www.example.com]
[Shortcut Link|PageName@otherwiki]
[http://www.edgewall.com/ Edgewall Software]
Headlines
---+ Level 1
---++ Level 2
---+++ Level 3
---++++ Level 4
---+++++ Level 5
---++++++ Level 6
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
h1. Top Level Heading
h2. Smaller Heading
h6. Smallest Heading
= Level 1 =
== Level 2 ==
=== Level 3 ===
=== Explicit id === #using-explicit-id-in-heading
Bold Format
*bold*
'''bold'''
*bold*
'''bold'''
Italics Format
_italic_
''italic''
_italics_
''italic''
Underline Format
<u>underline</u>
<u>underlined</u>
+underline+
__underline__
Monospace Format
=monospaced text= and
<verbatim>
multi line text
</verbatim>
<tt>monospace</tt>
{{monospace}}
{{{monospace}}}
`monospace`
Strikethrough Format
<strike>strikethrough</strike>
<s>strikethrough</s>
-strikethrough-
~~strike-through~~
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
^superscript^
^superscript^
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
~subscript~
,,subscript,,
Images
%ATTACHURL%/image.png
http://any.domain/image.png
[[Image:wiki.png]]
 
[[Image(photo.jpg)]]                           # simplest
[[Image(photo.jpg, 120px)]]                    # with size
[[Image(photo.jpg, right)]]                    # aligned by keyword
[[Image(photo.jpg, nolink)]]                   # without link
Aligning Text
| left |   center   |   right |
or HTML
or CSS
<center>Centered</center>
   
Text Indentation
<blockquote>
multi line text
</blockquote>
: indented line
   
Bulleted Lists
   * Item 1
      * Item 1.1
   * Item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* one
** one-two
* two
* three
 * Item 1
    * Item 1.1
 * Item 1
Numbered Lists
   1. Item 1
      a. Item 1.a
   1. Item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
# one
## one-two
# two
# three
 1. Item 1
    1. Item 1.1
 1. Item 1
Definition Lists
   $ Term: Definition
; term : definition
 
 term::
   definition
Horizontal Rule
---
----
----
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