Feature Comparison

General Featuresikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Version 2.67 1.9.9
Last Release Date 2008-10-17 2016-10-31
Author Joey Hess and the ikiwiki community moinmo.in
URL ikiwiki.info moinmo.in
Free and Open Source Yes Yes
License GPL GPL
Programming Language Perl Python
Data Storage Files, RCS Files
License Cost/ Fee 0 0
Development status Mature Mature
Intended Audience Anyone Everybody with <<100.000 pages. :)
System Requirementsikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Operating System Any UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably any platform with Python 2.3+
Root Access No No
Webserver Any, or none Standalone, WSGI (e.g. Apache+mod_wsgi) - others like CGI, FastCGI, SCGI, AJP, ... via middlewares
Other Requirements   None
Datastorageikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Text Files Yes Yes
MySQL No No
PostgreSQL No No
Oracle No No
SQLite No No
BerkeleyDB No No
RCS Yes No
Other   No
Security/Anti-Spamikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Built-in, HTTP auth, OpenID; extensible via plugins modular, scriptable. OpenID, ldap/AD, http, cookie, ssl client cert, interwiki, others possible
Host Blocking Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Yes Optional
nofollow No No
Blacklist Yes Yes
CAPTCHA No Optional
Delayed Indexing No No
Development/Supportikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Commercial Support Yes, 1 listed Yes, 15 listed
Preconfigured Hosting   Yes
Code Repository svn://ikiwiki.info/ikiwiki/trunk see moinmo.in
Issue Tracker ikiwiki.info ; ikiwiki.info see moinmo.in
Mailing List ikiwiki.info see moinmo.in
Support Forum ikiwiki.info see moinmo.in
IRC Channel ikiwiki.info see moinmo.in
Common Featuresikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Preview Yes Yes
Minor Changes No Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all
Page Index Plugin Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes
Special Featuresikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes
Interface Languages Not localized  
Email notification Yes Yes
Comments Discussion Pages Discussion Pages
Categories Plugin Yes
Namespaces Yes No
Page Redirection No Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Yes Yes
Structured Data   No
Linksikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
CamelCase Plugin Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes
InterWiki Plugin Yes
SisterWiki Plugin Yes
Image Links Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes Yes
Page Redirects   Yes
Syntax Featuresikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
HTML Tags Optional Some
Math formulas Plugin Plugin
Tables simple + complex complex
CREOLE support No Yes
Markdown Support Yes No
Textile Support Plugin No
BBCode Support No No
Emoticon Images Plugin Yes
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Yes
Footnotes No Yes
Quoting Yes No
Internal Comments Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Yes No
Scripting safe subset of HTML::Template supported via template plugin plugins, see comment ---------------->
Content Includes Plugin Yes
Feed Aggregation Plugin No
Usabilityikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Section Editing No No
Page Templates Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No Yes
Toolbar No Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes
Access Keys No Optional
Auto Signature No Yes
Statisticsikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Plugin Yes
Orphaned Pages Plugin Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes
Recent Visitors No No
Analysis No Yes
Outputikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Strict HTML 4
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly Yes Yes
Themes & Skins Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Plugin Yes
ATOM Feeds Plugin No
Abbreviations No No
Auto-TOC Plugin Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes
XML export No Yes
PDF Export No Plugin
Media and Filesikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
File Attachments Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes No
Embedded Flash Optional Yes
Embedded Video Optional Yes
Image Editing No Yes
SVG Editing No Yes
MindMap Editing No No
Media Search Filenames only Contents
Extrasikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Calendar Plugin Yes
Image Galleries Plugin Plugin
Forums   No
Blogs Yes No
Ticket System Yes No
Syntax Examplesikiwiki DetailsMoinMoin Details
Internal Link
[[internal]]
CamelCaseLink or [[free link]]

[[target|label|params]]
External Link
[link text](http://example.org)
http://google.de/ or
[[http://google.de/ | Google]] or
file://///server/share/file
Headlines
Two syntaxes:

# heading 1
## heading 2
### heading 3

heading 1
=========

heading 2
---------
= Level 1 =
== Level 2 ==
=== Level 3 ===
==== Level 4 ====
===== Level 5 =====
Bold Format
**bold**
__bold__
'''bold'''
'''strong emphasised'''
Italics Format
*emphasized*
_emphasized_
''italic''
''emphasised''
Underline Format
via HTML: <u>underlined</u>
__underline__
Monospace Format
`inline monospace`

    indented block of
    monospaced text

    tab-indented
    block
`monospaced`
Strikethrough Format
via HTML: <del>deleted</del>
--(strikethrough)--
Superscript Format
via HTML: x<sup>2</sup>
^superscript^
Subscript Format
via HTML: a<sub>1</sub>
,,subscript,,
Images
![alt text](internal/image)
![alt text](http://example.org/external/image)
{{http://foo.bar/foo.jpg}}
{{attachment:foo.jpg | alt text}}
{{target|alt|params}}
Aligning Text  
only in tables:
||<(> left ||<:> middle ||<)> right ||
Text Indentation  
  indented text
Bulleted Lists
* item 1
* item 2
  * item 2.1
  * item 2.2
 * Item 1
  * Item 1.1
 * Item 2
Numbered Lists
1. item 1
2. item 2
  1. item 1.1
42. the value doesn't matter
1. any value works
 1. Item 1
  a. Item 1.a
 1. Item 2
Definition Lists
via HTML:
<dl>
<dt>term</dt>
<dd>definition</dd>
</dl>
 term:: definition
Horizontal Rule
---
***
___
------------------
Any number > 3
- - - - - - - - - -
spaces don't matter
----
-----
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Last updated2008-10-282016-10-31