Corendal Wiki vs. DokuWiki vs. WackoWiki vs. JSPWiki vs. XWiki vs. PhpWiki

General Features Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Version
3.0.2
2020-07-29 "Hogfather"
6.1.17
2.11.0
14.10.3
phpwiki-1.3.14
Last Release Date
2010-04-22 (12 years ago)
2020-07-19 (2 years ago)
2023-01-09 (20 days ago)
2021-11-21 (1 year ago)
2023-01-09 (20 days ago)
2007-06-30 (15 years ago)
Last Update here
2010-04-23 (12 years ago)
2021-08-09 (1 year ago)
2023-01-09 (20 days ago)
2021-12-01 (1 year ago)
2023-01-10 (19 days ago)
2009-04-03 (13 years ago)
Author
Thierry Danard
Andreas Gohr
WackoWiki Team
Apache Software Foundation
XWiki Development Team
Steve Wainstead, Jeff Dairiki, Reini Urban, Carsten Klapp, Marc-Etienne Vargenau
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
License
GPL
GPL 2
BSD
Apache License 2.0
LGPL + Free hosting on https://myxwiki.org for individuals/non profit
GPL
Programming Language
Java
PHP
PHP
Java
Java
PHP
Data Storage
Database
Files
Database
Database, Files
Database, RCS
Database, Files, RCS
License Cost/ Fee
0
0
0
0
0
0
Development status
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Intended Audience
Corporate
personal, small to medium companies
Advanced End Users, Developers, End Users/Desktop
all
Enterprise, Workgroups, Developers
Any
Hosting Features Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Storage Quota
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Bandwidth Quota
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Other Limits
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Topic Restrictions
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Corporate Branding
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Yes
N/A
Own Domain
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Yes
N/A
Ads allowed
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
No
N/A
System Requirements Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Operating System
Unix / Windows
Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others
OS Independent
any platform supporting JDK 1.8+
Any platform supporting Java 11 or greater
UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others
Root Access
No
No
No
No
No
No
Webserver
Apache Tomcat, Oracle Application Server
Apache, IIS, Nginx, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support
run with the appserver/webserver of your choice
Any servlet 3.1 compliant web server, e.g. Tomcat 8.5+, Jetty, Glassfish, Websphere
Servlet 3.1+
Apache, IIS, anything with PHP support
Other Requirements
Java 5.0
mod_rewrite (optional)
optional JavaMail for mailing functionality
Java 11, MySQL/MariaDB/PostgreSQL/HSQLDB/etc (JDBC Driver required)
various opt. helpers
Datastorage Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Text Files
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
MySQL
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
PostgreSQL
No
No
No
Optional
Yes
Yes
Oracle
Yes
No
No
Optional
Yes
Yes
SQLite
No
No
No
Optional
No
Yes
BerkeleyDB
No
No
No
Optional
No
Yes
RCS
No
No
No
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Other
None
MariaDB
JDBC driver must be provided manually; also Page provider architecture -> several implementations
JDBC Databases and in general any database supported by Hibernate; any custom implementation, as the storage is pluggable. Attachments can be saved on the filesystem
gdbm, cvs, MSSQL, ... (ADODB, PearDB)
Security/Anti-Spam Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Page Permissions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ACL
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Authentication Backends
Active Directory or Local Accounts
Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory
LDAP (patch), ActiveDirectory
JAAS -> interface to many external backends possible
XWiki, LDAP, custom (Open API), Kerberos, NTLM, Headers, PUMA, SAML, Trusted LDAP, Sun SSO
db, session, pop, imap, ldap, file, webserver
Host Blocking
No
Plugin
Optional
Optional
No
No
Mail Encryption
No
Optional
Optional
Plugin
Yes
No
nofollow
No
Optional
Optional
Optional
No
Yes
Blacklist
No
Optional
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Yes
CAPTCHA
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Delayed Indexing
No
Optional
No
Yes
Yes
No
Development/Support Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
Freenode: #jspwiki
#phpwiki
Stars on GitHub
N/A
3582 ⭐
32 ⭐
88 ⭐
N/A
N/A
Common Features Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Preview
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Minor Changes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Change Summary
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page History
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Revision Diffs
No
Between all
Between all
Between all
Between all
Between all
Sitemap
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin System
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Special Features Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Right-to-Left Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Interface Languages
1
English
68
Afrikaans, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Byelorussian, Bulgarian, Bengali; Bangla, Catalan, Czech, Welsh, Danish, German, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Estonian, Basque, Persian, Finnish, Faroese, French, Frisian, Galician, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Interlingua, Indonesian, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Georgian, Kazakh, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Kurdish, Latin, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Malagasy, Macedonian, Malayalam, Marathi, Malay, Nepali, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Albanian, Serbian, Swedish, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
20
Bulgarian, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Estonian, Persian, French, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
10
Breton, German, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Chinese
40
Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Persian, French, Galician, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Marathi, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish, Turkish, Uighur, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
9
German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Swedish, Chinese Traditional
Email notification
Yes
Optional
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Comments
Flat
Plugin
Flat
Flat
Threaded
Plugin
Categories
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Namespaces
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Conflict Handling
None
Page Locking
Page Locking
Page Locking
Conflict Resolution
Conflict Resolution
Concurrent Editing
Unknown
No
No
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Search
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Wiki Farming
No
Plugin
Patch
Patch
Yes
Yes
Structured Data
Yes
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Patch
Links Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
CamelCase
No
Optional
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Freelinks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Backlinks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
InterWiki
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
SisterWiki
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Image Links
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows Shares
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
Page Redirects
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Syntax Features Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
HTML Tags
All
Optional
All
Optional
All
Some
Math formulas
No
Plugin
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Tables
simple + complex
simple
simple
simple + complex
simple + complex
simple + complex
CREOLE support
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
No
Markdown Support
No
Plugin
No
No
Yes
No
Textile Support
No
Plugin
No
No
No
No
BBCode Support
No
Plugin
Patch
No
No
No
Emoticon Images
No
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Yes
No
Syntax Highlighting
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Footnotes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Quoting
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Internal Comments
No
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Custom styles
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
FAQ Tags
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
Scripting
Optional, PHP
actions (PHP)
plugins for JavaScript, TCL and Groovy
velocity, groovy, ruby, jython, generic JSR223 & very powerful API
plugins, templates, PHP
Content Includes
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Feed Aggregation
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
Usability Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Section Editing
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Page Templates
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Double-Click Edit
No
Plugin
Yes
No
No
Optional
Toolbar
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editing
Yes
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Patch
Access Keys
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Auto Signature
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
No
Yes
Statistics Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Recent Changes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wanted Pages
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Orphaned Pages
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Most/Least Popular
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Recent Visitors
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Analysis
No
Plugin
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
Output Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Printer Friendly
Print View
Print CSS
Print View
Print CSS
Print CSS
Print CSS
Mobile Friendly
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Themes & Skins
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
RSS Feeds
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM Feeds
No
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
No
Abbreviations
No
Yes
Patch
No
Plugin
No
Auto-TOC
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Raw Export
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
HTML Export
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
XML export
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
PDF Export
No
Plugin
Patch
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Office Export
Unknown
Plugin
Patch
Unknown
Yes
Unknown
Media and Files Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
File Attachments
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Media Revisions
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Embedded Flash
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Embedded Video
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Image Editing
No
No
No
No
Plugin
No
SVG Editing
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
MindMap Editing
No
Plugin
Plugin
No
Plugin
No
Media Search
No
Filenames only
Contents
Contents
Contents
No
Extras Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Calendar
No
Plugin
Plugin
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Image Galleries
No
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Presentations
Unknown
Plugin
Plugin
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Forums
No
No
Optional
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Blogs
No
Plugin
Optional
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Ticket System
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
Chat
Unknown
No
Patch
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Syntax Examples Corendal Wiki DokuWiki WackoWiki JSPWiki XWiki PhpWiki
Internal Link
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[InternalLink]] 
((InternalLink))
[[InternalLink alternate text]]
CamelCase
[link]
[text|link]
[text|wiki:link]
XWiki supports 16+ input syntaxes (e.g. confluence, twiki, docbook, mediawiki, xwiki, markdown, etc), see http://rendering.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/WebHome#HSupportedSyntaxes for details.

The syntax documented below is XWiki Syntax 2.1 (http://platform.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/XWikiSyntax).

[[wiki syntax here>>Space.Page]]
[[Space.Page]]
(Space is optional and is the current space if not specified)
WikiWord or [somelink]
[ desc | pagename ]
External Link
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
https://wackowiki.org
[[https://wackowiki.org WackoWiki]]
[[Wikipedia:WackoWiki]]
[http://www.example.com/]
[example|http://www.example.com/]
[text|wiki:link]
[[wiki syntax here>>http://www.xwiki.com]]
http://www.xwiki.com
http://someserver/someurl
[ desc | exturl ]
Headlines
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
== Level 1 ==
=== Level 2 ===
==== Level 3 ====
===== Level 4 =====
====== Level 5 ======
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
= Headline
== Subheadline
=== Sub-subheadline
==== etc..
!!!Headline1
!!Headline2
!Headline3
Bold Format
**bold**
**bold**
__bold__
**bold**
*bold* or
<strong>bold</strong>
Italics Format
//italics//
//italics//
''italics''
//Italics//
_italics_ or 
or
<em>italics</em>
Underline Format
__underlined__
__underline__
%%(text-decoration: underline) text %%
__underline__
<u>underlined</u>
Monospace Format
''monospace''
##monospace##
{{monospace}}
##monospace##
<tt>monospace</tt>
<code>code</code>
<pre>preformatted</pre>
<verbatim>
unparsed text</verbatim>


Strikethrough Format
<del>strikethrough</del>
--strikethrough--
%%(text-decoration: line-through) deleted text %%
--Strike--
<strike>striked through</strike>
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
^^superscript^^
%%(vertical-align: sup) text %%
^^superscript^^
<sup>above</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
vvsubscriptvv
%%(vertical-align: sub) text %%
,,subscript,,
<sub>below</sub>
Images
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
((image.png))
file:image.png
https://example.com/image.png
[local.jpg]
[{Image src='local.jpg'}]
[{Image src='http://foo.bar/foo.jpg'}]
image:img.png
image:Space.Page@img.png
[[image:img.png||width="25" height="25"]]
image:http://some/url/img.png

Starting with the xwiki/2.1 syntax, also:
image:icon:cancel
[ http://foo.org/1.jpg size=30%] 
external image
[Upload:view.jpg align=right size=50x40] 
view uploaded image
[Upload:view.jpg | http://server/external-linkjpg ] 
view and link to another image
Aligning Text
Plugin
{html}<div align="right">{html}

%%(wacko wrapper="text" wrapper_align="center")
content%%
%%(text-align: right) text %%
(% style="... css here..." %)Text
<?plugin RawHtml <span align="right"> ?>right<?plugin RawHtml </span> ?>
or <div align="right"> right </div>

Text Indentation
N/A
one
two
%%(text-indent: 20px) 20 pixels %%
%%(text-indent: 30%) 30 percent %%
Non-semantic text indentation through styling:

(% style="... css here..." %)multi line text

Quotes:

> This is a quoted text
;: left indent
;;: more left indent

or 
paragraph
and another level 
Bulleted Lists
* item 1
* item 1.1
* item 2
*one
**One-two
*two
*three
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
* List
** list
*** list
* list
or
- list
Numbered Lists
- item 1
- item 1.1
- item 2
1. numbered List
1. numbered List-2
2.#8 numbered List, with break


# Item 1
## Item 1.1
# Item 2
1. Item 1
11. Item 2
111. Item 3
1. Item 4
# list
Definition Lists
Plugin
{html}<dl>
<dt>Coffee</dt>
<dd>Black hot drink</dd>
<dt>Milk</dt>
<dd>White cold drink</dd>
</dl>{html}
;term:definition
; term
: definition
Term:<def>
def
Horizontal Rule
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