Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware vs. Foswiki

General Features Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Version
18.2, 15.7 LTS, 12.14 LTS
2.1.6
Last Release Date
2018-07-31 (2 years ago)
2018-03-01 (2 years ago)
Last Update here
2019-08-05 (1 year ago)
2020-05-17 (4 months ago)
Author
Tiki Software Community Association
Foswiki Community
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
License
LGPL
GPL
Programming Language
PHP
Perl
Data Storage
Database
Files, RCS
License Cost/ Fee
0
$0
Development status
Mature
Mature
Intended Audience
Needing not just a robust wiki, but a full-featured CMS/Groupware with a bug tracker, discussion forums, blogs, etc.
Enterprise, Corporate, Business, Intranets, Personal use, Community building, Educational, Intranet, Extranet
System Requirements Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Operating System
Linux, FreeBSD, Windows, MacOS X and probably others
Linux, Windows, OS-X and others
Root Access
No
No
Webserver
Works on standard shared hosting
Apache, Lighttpd, Nginx, or any other supporting (F)CGI
Other Requirements
None
RCS (optional), cron/scheduler, fgrep, egrep; Plugins may have additional dependencies
Datastorage Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Text Files
No
Yes
MySQL
Yes
No
PostgreSQL
No
No
Oracle
No
No
SQLite
No
No
BerkeleyDB
No
No
RCS
No
Yes
Other
MariaDB
caching of content into database using plugins
Security/Anti-Spam Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Page Permissions
Yes
Yes
ACL
Yes
Yes
Authentication Backends
SAML, OpenID, Active Directory, LDAP, Shibboleth, CAS, IMAP, InterTiki, POP3, Vpopmail, Basic HTTP authentication
Internal authentication; anything Apache supports such as LDAP, NIS, AD, Kerberos
Host Blocking
Yes
Plugin
Mail Encryption
Yes
Yes
nofollow
Optional
Yes
Blacklist
No
Plugin
CAPTCHA
Yes
Plugin
Delayed Indexing
No
Plugin
Development/Support Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
Yes
Yes
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
Stars on GitHub
N/A
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Common Features Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Preview
Yes
Yes
Minor Changes
Yes
Yes
Change Summary
Yes
Yes
Page History
Yes
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Unlimited
Revision Diffs
Between all
Between all
Sitemap
Yes
Yes
Plugin System
Yes
Yes
Special Features Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Right-to-Left Support
Yes
No
Interface Languages
35
Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Basque, Persian, Finnish, French, Galician, Hebrew, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Serbian, Swedish, Swahili, Ukrainian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
22
Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Ukrainian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Email notification
Yes
Yes
Comments
Threaded
Plugin
Categories
Yes
Plugin
Namespaces
Yes
Yes
Conflict Handling
Conflict Detection
Page Locking
Concurrent Editing
Yes
Unknown
Search
Full Text
Full Text
Wiki Farming
Yes
Plugin
Structured Data
Yes
Yes
Links Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
CamelCase
Optional
Yes
Freelinks
Yes
Yes
Backlinks
Yes
Yes
InterWiki
Yes
Plugin
SisterWiki
No
Plugin
Image Links
Yes
Yes
Windows Shares
Yes
Plugin
Page Redirects
Yes
Plugin
Syntax Features Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
HTML Tags
Optional
All
Math formulas
Plugin
Plugin
Tables
simple + complex
simple + complex
CREOLE support
No
No
Markdown Support
Yes
Plugin
Textile Support
No
Plugin
BBCode Support
No
No
Emoticon Images
Yes
Plugin
Syntax Highlighting
Yes
Plugin
Footnotes
Yes
Plugin
Quoting
Yes
Yes
Internal Comments
Yes
Yes
Custom styles
Yes
Yes
FAQ Tags
Yes
Yes
Scripting
Dynamic Variables more info ===>>
JavaScript; Topic Markup Language
Content Includes
Yes
Yes
Feed Aggregation
Yes
Plugin
Usability Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Section Editing
Yes
Plugin
Page Templates
Yes
Yes
Double-Click Edit
Optional
Plugin
Toolbar
Yes
Plugin
WYSIWYG Editing
Optional
Plugin
Access Keys
Yes
Yes
Auto Signature
Yes
Yes
Statistics Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Recent Changes
Yes
Yes
Wanted Pages
Yes
No
Orphaned Pages
Yes
Plugin
Most/Least Popular
Yes
Yes
Recent Visitors
Yes
Plugin
Analysis
Yes
Yes
Output Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Printer Friendly
Print View
Print View
Mobile Friendly
Yes
Yes
Themes & Skins
Yes
Yes
RSS Feeds
Yes
Yes
ATOM Feeds
Yes
Yes
Abbreviations
Yes
Plugin
Auto-TOC
Yes
Yes
Raw Export
Yes
Yes
HTML Export
Yes
Yes
XML export
Yes
Plugin
PDF Export
Plugin
Plugin
Office Export
No
Unknown
Media and Files Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
File Attachments
Yes
Yes
Media Revisions
Yes
Yes
Embedded Flash
Yes
Plugin
Embedded Video
Yes
Plugin
Image Editing
Yes
Plugin
SVG Editing
Yes
Plugin
MindMap Editing
Plugin
Plugin
Media Search
Contents
Contents
Extras Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Calendar
Yes
Plugin
Image Galleries
Yes
Plugin
Presentations
Yes
Plugin
Forums
Yes
Plugin
Blogs
Yes
Plugin
Ticket System
Yes
Plugin
Chat
Yes
Unknown
Syntax Examples Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware Foswiki
Internal Link
((Name of page))
or
((Name of page|link to a page))
or
(semantic(link to a page))
or, if activated:
CamelCase WikiWords
WikiWord autolink
Otherweb.WikiWord
[[Spaced text]]
[[WikiWord][label]]
External Link
[http://example.com]
or
[http://example.com|label]
External Link
http://foswiki.org/ autolink
[[http://foswiki.org/][label]]
Headlines
-= Titlebar =-
! 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*
Italics Format
''italic''
_italic_
Underline Format
===underline===
<u>underline</u>
Monospace Format
-+monospace+-
=monospaced text= and
<verbatim>
multi line text
</verbatim>
Strikethrough Format
--strike--
<strike>strikethrough</strike>
Superscript Format
{SUP()}text{SUP}
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
{SUB()}text{SUB}
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
{img src=http://foo.bar/foo.jpg}
%ATTACHURL%/image.png
http://any.domain/image.png
%IMAGE{"image.png"}%
Aligning Text
::centered text::
| left |   center   |   right |
or HTML
or CSS
Text Indentation
leading spaces, if activated.
<blockquote>
multi line text
</blockquote>
Bulleted Lists
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
* Item 1
* Item 1.1
* Item 2
Numbered Lists
# Item 1
## Item 1.1
# Item 2
1. Item 1
a. Item 1.a
1. Item 2
Definition Lists
;term:definition
$ Term: Definition
Horizontal Rule
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