WiGit vs. DokuWiki vs. Corendal Wiki vs. Instiki vs. Oddmuse vs. wxWikiServer

General Features WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Version
0.1
2020-07-29 "Hogfather"
3.0.2
0.30.0
2.3.13
1.5.11c
Last Release Date
2008-07-20 (13 years ago)
2020-07-19 (1 year ago)
2010-04-22 (11 years ago)
2019-02-28 (2 years ago)
2018-09-03 (3 years ago)
2005-12-02 (15 years ago)
Last Update here
2009-07-09 (12 years ago)
2021-08-09 (1 month ago)
2010-04-23 (11 years ago)
2019-03-04 (2 years ago)
2018-10-27 (2 years ago)
2006-02-07 (15 years ago)
Author
Remko Tronçon
Andreas Gohr
Thierry Danard
David Heinemeier Hansson, Jacques Distler, Matthias Tarasiewicz
Alex Schroeder
Ryan Norton
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
License
GPL
GPL 2
GPL
Ruby's
GPL
wxWindows Lib/Public Domain
Programming Language
PHP
PHP
Java
Ruby on Rails
Perl
C++
Data Storage
other
Files
Database
Database
Files
Files
License Cost/ Fee
0
0
0
0
free
NA
Development status
Beta
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Intended Audience
Private users
personal, small to medium companies
Corporate
general, education
family people, hackers
End users/Desktop
System Requirements WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Operating System
Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others
Unix / Windows
UNIX, Windows, MacOS X
Anything supported by Perl
MS Windows/Mac/Linux
Root Access
No
No
No
No
No
No
Webserver
Apache, IIS, Nginx, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support
Apache Tomcat, Oracle Application Server
Thin (included), or Apache/NGinx (via Passenger)
Anything supporting CGI scripts
built-in
Other Requirements
Git
Java 5.0
Ruby 2.0-2.6
Writable data directory
None
Datastorage WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Text Files
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
MySQL
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
PostgreSQL
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Oracle
No
No
Yes
Plugin
No
No
SQLite
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
BerkeleyDB
No
No
No
No
No
No
RCS
No
No
No
No
No
No
Other
Git repositories
None
Any Rails-compatible back-end datastore can be used.
No
Security/Anti-Spam WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Page Permissions
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ACL
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Authentication Backends
Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory
Active Directory or Local Accounts
None (use your web server instead)
unknown
Host Blocking
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Mail Encryption
No
Optional
No
Unknown
No
No
nofollow
No
Optional
No
Unknown
No
No
Blacklist
No
Optional
No
Yes
Optional
No
CAPTCHA
No
Plugin
No
Unknown
Plugin
No
Delayed Indexing
No
Optional
No
Unknown
No
No
Development/Support WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
Stars on GitHub
N/A
3243 ⭐
N/A
461 ⭐
59 ⭐
N/A
Common Features WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Preview
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Minor Changes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Change Summary
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Page History
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Restricted by Age
Restricted by Number
Revision Diffs
Between all
Between all
No
Between all
Between all
Between all
Sitemap
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin System
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Special Features WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Right-to-Left Support
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Unknown
Interface Languages
0
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
1
English
1
English
18
Bulgarian, German, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hebrew, Italian, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Swedish, Ukrainian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
1
English
Email notification
No
Optional
Yes
No
Plugin
No
Comments
No
Plugin
Flat
No
Discussion Pages
Flat
Categories
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Plugin
No
Namespaces
No
Yes
Yes
No
Plugin
No
Conflict Handling
None
Page Locking
None
Page Locking
Conflict Resolution
Page Locking
Concurrent Editing
Unknown
No
Unknown
Unknown
No
Unknown
Search
Not available
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Wiki Farming
Unknown
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
Unknown
Structured Data
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
No
Plugin
Unknown
Links WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
CamelCase
Yes
Optional
No
Optional
Optional
Yes
Freelinks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Backlinks
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Yes
InterWiki
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
SisterWiki
No
No
No
No
Plugin
No
Image Links
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Windows Shares
No
Yes
Yes
No
Plugin
No
Page Redirects
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Syntax Features WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
HTML Tags
Some
Optional
All
All
Plugin
All
Math formulas
Yes
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
No
Tables
simple + complex
simple
simple + complex
simple + complex
simple + complex
simple
CREOLE support
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
Unknown
Markdown Support
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
No
Textile Support
Yes
Plugin
No
Yes
No
No
BBCode Support
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
Emoticon Images
No
Yes
No
No
Optional
No
Syntax Highlighting
No
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Footnotes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Quoting
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
No
Internal Comments
No
Plugin
No
Yes
No
No
Custom styles
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
FAQ Tags
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
Scripting
Optional, PHP
None
Perl
no
Content Includes
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Feed Aggregation
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Usability WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Section Editing
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Page Templates
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Double-Click Edit
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
Yes
Toolbar
No
Yes
No
No
Plugin
No
WYSIWYG Editing
No
Plugin
Yes
No
Plugin
No
Access Keys
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Auto Signature
No
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Unknown
Statistics WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Recent Changes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wanted Pages
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
No
Orphaned Pages
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Most/Least Popular
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Recent Visitors
No
No
No
No
Plugin
Yes
Analysis
No
Plugin
No
No
No
No
Output WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Printer Friendly
No
Print CSS
Print View
Print View
Print CSS
No
Mobile Friendly
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Themes & Skins
Yes
Yes
No
No
Optional
Yes
RSS Feeds
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
ATOM Feeds
No
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
No
Abbreviations
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Auto-TOC
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Raw Export
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
HTML Export
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
XML export
No
No
No
No
No
No
PDF Export
No
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
No
Office Export
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Unknown
No
Unknown
Media and Files WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
File Attachments
No
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
No
Media Revisions
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Embedded Flash
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Embedded Video
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Image Editing
No
No
No
No
No
No
SVG Editing
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
No
MindMap Editing
No
Plugin
No
No
No
No
Media Search
No
Filenames only
No
No
Filenames only
No
Extras WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Calendar
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
Plugin
Unknown
Image Galleries
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
Unknown
Presentations
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Unknown
No
Unknown
Forums
Unknown
No
No
No
No
Unknown
Blogs
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
Optional
Unknown
Ticket System
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
Unknown
Chat
Unknown
No
Unknown
Unknown
No
Unknown
Syntax Examples WiGit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki Instiki Oddmuse wxWikiServer
Internal Link
[InternalLink]
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[Some Page]]
[[Some Page|anchor text]]
[[Some Page#anchor]]
[[Some Page#anchor|anchor text]]
optional, default on:
[[page name]]

optional, default off:
PageName
[PageName] → [1]
[[[page name]]] → [1]
[PageName text] → text
[[page name|text]] → text

Depending on plugins:
[text](page) → text
CamelCase
[AnotherLink goto alink]
External Link
"External link":http://externallink.com
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
[another site](http://example.com)
http://example.com/
[http://example.com/] → [1]

optional, default on:
[http://example.com/ text] → text

Depending on plugins:
[text](http://example.com/) → text
http://www.powerslave.com
[http://www.external.com xternallink]
Headlines
h1. Headline
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
#Level 1#
##Level 2##
###Level 3###
####Level 4####
#####Level 5#####
######Level 6######
Depending on plugins:
## two
### three
== two ==
=== three ==

section
=======

subsection
----------
= heading =
== heading ==
=== heading ===
(up to 5 = signs).
Bold Format
*Bold*
**bold**
**bold**
Depending on plugins:
*bold*
**bold*
'''bold'''
''' bold text '''
Italics Format
_Italics_
//italics//
_italic_, *italic*
Depending on plugins:
*italic*
/italic/
//italic//
''italic''
'' italic text ''
Underline Format
+underlined+
__underlined__
underlined
{: style='text-decoration:underlined'}
Depending on plugins:
_underline_
__underline__
Monospace Format
@monospace@
''monospace''
`monospace`
Depending on plugins:
`mono`
##mono##
[code]mono[/code]
<tt>mono</tt>
<code>mono</code>
start line with blank space.
Strikethrough Format
-strikethrough-
<del>strikethrough</del>
<del>strikethrough</del>
strikethrough
{: style='text-decoration:line-through'}
via bbCode plugin:
[s]strike through[/s]
Superscript Format
^superscript^
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
via bbCode plugin:
[sup]superscript[/sup]
Subscript Format
~subscript~
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
via bbCode plugin:
[sub]subscript[/sub]
Images
!image.jpg!
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
![alt text](http://ex.com/image.jpg),
[[image.jpg|alt text:pic]]
http://example.com/pic.jpg

Depending on plugins:
[[image:Name|Text|URL]] and variants
![text](URL)
ilocal://icon.jpg
img:icon.jpg
img:http://www.external/image.jpg
Aligning Text
>Right-aligned
Plugin
p{: style='text-align:left'}
p{: style='text-align:right'}
p{: style='text-align:center'}
p{: style='text-align:justify'}
no example known
] centred text
Text Indentation
N/A
p
{: style='margin-left:3em'}

> blockquote
Depending on plugins:
> text

[quote]
text
[/quote]

: one
:: two
> single indent 
>> two indents
>>> more indenting
Bulleted Lists
* Bulleted
* List
** Sublist
* item 1
* item 1.1
* item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
* one
** two
* one
* two
* two.1
Numbered Lists
# Numbered
# List
## Sublist
- item 1
- item 1.1
- item 2
1. Item 1
1. Item 1.1
2. Item 2
Depending on plugins:
1. one
2. two

# one
## two
1 item one
2 item two
Or: 
# item 1
## item 1.1
# item two
Definition Lists
Plugin
term
: definition
Depending on plugins:
; term: definition
Horizontal Rule
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Depending on plugins:
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