WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Version 0.61 1.9.9 1.20.1
Last Release Date 2008/10/28 2016-10-31 2012-11-30
Author Simon Michael & the Zwiki dev team moinmo.in Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
URL zwiki.org moinmo.in www.mediawiki.org
Free and Open Source Yes Yes Yes
License GPLv2 GPL GPL
Programming Language Python Python PHP
Data Storage Database Files Database
License Cost/ Fee 0 0 0
Development status Mature Mature Mature
Intended Audience anyone able to install or get access to a zope server Everybody with <<100.000 pages. :) End Users/Desktop, Education
System RequirementsZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Operating System any UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably any platform with Python 2.3+ *nix, Windows, Mac OS X
Root Access No No No
Webserver Zope Standalone, WSGI (e.g. Apache+mod_wsgi) - others like CGI, FastCGI, SCGI, AJP, ... via middlewares Any with PHP support
Other Requirements   None none
DatastorageZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Text Files Plugin Yes No
MySQL Plugin No Yes
PostgreSQL Plugin No Yes
Oracle Plugin No Yes
SQLite   No Yes
BerkeleyDB   No No
RCS   No No
Other ZODB (zope object database) No No
Security/Anti-SpamZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes No
Authentication Backends any supported by Zope authentication plugins modular, scriptable. OpenID, ldap/AD, http, cookie, ssl client cert, interwiki, others possible Yes
Host Blocking Patch Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Yes Optional Plugin
nofollow   No Optional
Blacklist Yes Yes Yes
CAPTCHA No Optional Plugin
Delayed Indexing Patch No No
Development/SupportZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Commercial Support No Yes, 15 listed Yes, 75 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes Yes
Code Repository zwiki.org see moinmo.in svn.wikimedia.org
Issue Tracker zwiki.org see moinmo.in bugzilla.wikimedia.org
Mailing List zwiki.org see moinmo.in lists.wikimedia.org
Support Forum zwiki.org see moinmo.in mwusers.com
IRC Channel #zwiki on freenode see moinmo.in www.mediawiki.org
Common FeaturesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes No 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 FeaturesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Optional Yes Yes
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
Email notification Yes Yes Optional
Comments Flat Discussion Pages Discussion Pages
Categories No Yes Yes
Namespaces No No Yes
Page Redirection Optional Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Detection Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   Yes Plugin
Structured Data   No Plugin
LinksZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
CamelCase Optional Yes No
Freelinks Optional Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki No Yes No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares   Yes No
Page Redirects   Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML Tags Optional Some Some
Math formulas Plugin Plugin Yes
Tables simple + complex complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No Yes No
Markdown Support No No No
Textile Support No No No
BBCode Support No No No
Emoticon Images Patch Yes Optional
Syntax Highlighting No Yes Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes Yes
Quoting Yes No No
Internal Comments Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Optional No No
Scripting DTML plugins, see comment ----------------> Optional
Content Includes Yes Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation Plugin No Plugin
UsabilityZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Section Editing No No Yes
Page Templates   Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Patch Yes Optional
Toolbar No Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin Yes Plugin
Access Keys Yes Optional Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes Yes
StatisticsZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages Optional Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular Optional Yes Yes
Recent Visitors Plugin No Plugin
Analysis No Yes Optional
OutputZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
HTML   HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly   Yes No
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds No No Yes
Abbreviations   No No
Auto-TOC Plugin Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes Yes
XML export Yes Yes Yes
PDF Export Patch Plugin Plugin
Media and FilesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions No No Yes
Embedded Flash Yes Yes Plugin
Embedded Video Yes Yes Plugin
Image Editing No Yes No
SVG Editing No Yes No
MindMap Editing No No Plugin
Media Search Filenames only Contents Keywords
ExtrasZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Calendar   Yes Plugin
Image Galleries   Plugin Yes
Forums   No Plugin
Blogs   No No
Ticket System   No No
Syntax ExamplesZwiki DetailsMoinMoin DetailsMediaWiki Details
Internal Link
WikiName
[freeform name]
[[double-bracketed]]
CamelCaseLink or [[free link]]

[[target|label|params]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
External Link
Bare urls plus markup-specific 
link syntax. This and all 
following syntax examples depend 
on which markup mode is used for 
a page, including:

restructured text, structured 
text, wikiwikiweb, moinmoin, 
html, plaintext..
http://google.de/ or
[[http://google.de/ | Google]] or
file://///server/share/file
[http://example.org The title]
Headlines  
= Level 1 =
== Level 2 ==
=== Level 3 ===
==== Level 4 ====
===== Level 5 =====
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
Bold Format  
'''bold'''
'''strong emphasised'''
'''bold'''
Italics Format  
''italic''
''emphasised''
''italic''
Underline Format  
__underline__
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format  
`monospaced`
<tt>monospace</tt>
Strikethrough Format  
--(strikethrough)--
<s>strikethrough</s>
Superscript Format  
^superscript^
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format  
,,subscript,,
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images  
{{http://foo.bar/foo.jpg}}
{{attachment:foo.jpg | alt text}}
{{target|alt|params}}
[[Image:wiki.png]]
Aligning Text  
only in tables:
||<(> left ||<:> middle ||<)> right ||
<center>Centered</center>
Text Indentation  
  indented text
: indented line
Bulleted Lists  
 * Item 1
  * Item 1.1
 * Item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
Numbered Lists  
 1. Item 1
  a. Item 1.a
 1. Item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
Definition Lists  
 term:: definition
; term : definition
Horizontal Rule  
----
-----
------
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