Wiki-Toolkit vs. DokuWiki vs. Corendal Wiki vs. WackoWiki vs. MediaWiki vs. JSPWiki

General Features Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Version
0.72
2020-07-29 "Hogfather"
3.0.2
6.1.17
1.32.2
2.11.0
Last Release Date
2006-08-30 (16 years ago)
2020-07-19 (2 years ago)
2010-04-22 (12 years ago)
2023-01-09 (20 days ago)
2019-06-05 (3 years ago)
2021-11-21 (1 year ago)
Last Update here
2006-12-05 (16 years ago)
2021-08-09 (1 year ago)
2010-04-23 (12 years ago)
2023-01-09 (20 days ago)
2019-06-21 (3 years ago)
2021-12-01 (1 year ago)
Author
Dominic Hargreaves
Andreas Gohr
Thierry Danard
WackoWiki Team
Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others.
Apache Software Foundation
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
License
GPL/Artistic
GPL 2
GPL
BSD
GPL
Apache License 2.0
Programming Language
Perl
PHP
Java
PHP
PHP
Java
Data Storage
Database
Files
Database
Database
Database
Database, Files
License Cost/ Fee
Free
0
0
0
0
0
Development status
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Mature
Intended Audience
Wiki Developers
personal, small to medium companies
Corporate
Advanced End Users, Developers, End Users/Desktop
End Users/Desktop, Education
all
System Requirements Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Operating System
Anything that runs Perl
Linux, UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others
Unix / Windows
OS Independent
*nix, Windows, Mac OS X
any platform supporting JDK 1.8+
Root Access
No
No
No
No
No
No
Webserver
Anything with CGI support
Apache, IIS, Nginx, Lighttpd, anything with PHP support
Apache Tomcat, Oracle Application Server
run with the appserver/webserver of your choice
Any with PHP support
Any servlet 3.1 compliant web server, e.g. Tomcat 8.5+, Jetty, Glassfish, Websphere
Other Requirements
Java 5.0
mod_rewrite (optional)
none
optional JavaMail for mailing functionality
Datastorage Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Text Files
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
MySQL
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
PostgreSQL
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Optional
Oracle
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
SQLite
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Optional
BerkeleyDB
No
No
No
No
No
Optional
RCS
No
No
No
No
No
Plugin
Other
None
MariaDB
No
JDBC driver must be provided manually; also Page provider architecture -> several implementations
Security/Anti-Spam Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Page Permissions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ACL
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Authentication Backends
Plugin Interface
Textfile, LDAP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, ActiveDirectory
Active Directory or Local Accounts
LDAP (patch), ActiveDirectory
Yes
JAAS -> interface to many external backends possible
Host Blocking
No
Plugin
No
Optional
Yes
Optional
Mail Encryption
No
Optional
No
Optional
Plugin
Plugin
nofollow
No
Optional
No
Optional
Optional
Optional
Blacklist
No
Optional
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
CAPTCHA
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Delayed Indexing
No
Optional
No
No
No
Yes
Development/Support Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
#wiki-toolkit on irc.perl.org
Freenode: #jspwiki
Stars on GitHub
N/A
3582 ⭐
N/A
32 ⭐
N/A
88 ⭐
Common Features Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Preview
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Minor Changes
Plugin
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Change Summary
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page History
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Revision Diffs
Between all
Between all
No
Between all
Between all
Between all
Sitemap
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin System
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Special Features Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Right-to-Left Support
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
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
20
Bulgarian, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Estonian, Persian, French, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
140
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
10
Breton, German, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Chinese
Email notification
Plugin
Optional
Yes
Yes
Optional
Plugin
Comments
Plugin
Plugin
Flat
Flat
Discussion Pages
Flat
Categories
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Namespaces
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Conflict Handling
Conflict Detection
Page Locking
None
Page Locking
Conflict Resolution
Page Locking
Concurrent Editing
Unknown
No
Unknown
No
Unknown
Unknown
Search
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Wiki Farming
Unknown
Plugin
No
Patch
Plugin
Patch
Structured Data
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Links Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
CamelCase
Optional
Optional
No
Optional
No
Yes
Freelinks
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Backlinks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
InterWiki
Plugin
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
SisterWiki
Plugin
No
No
No
No
No
Image Links
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows Shares
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Optional
Page Redirects
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Syntax Features Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
HTML Tags
All
Optional
All
All
Some
Optional
Math formulas
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Tables
simple
simple + complex
simple
simple + complex
simple + complex
CREOLE support
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
Yes
Markdown Support
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
No
Textile Support
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
No
BBCode Support
Unknown
Plugin
No
Patch
No
No
Emoticon Images
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
Plugin
Syntax Highlighting
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Footnotes
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Quoting
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Internal Comments
Unknown
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Custom styles
Plugin
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
FAQ Tags
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
No
Scripting
Optional, PHP
actions (PHP)
Optional
plugins for JavaScript, TCL and Groovy
Content Includes
Unknown
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Feed Aggregation
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Optional
Usability Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Section Editing
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Templates
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Double-Click Edit
Unknown
Plugin
No
Yes
Optional
No
Toolbar
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editing
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Access Keys
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Auto Signature
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
Statistics Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Recent Changes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wanted Pages
Plugin
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Orphaned Pages
Plugin
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Most/Least Popular
Unknown
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Recent Visitors
Unknown
No
No
Yes
Plugin
No
Analysis
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Optional
No
Output Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Printer Friendly
Print CSS
Print View
Print View
Print CSS
Print CSS
Mobile Friendly
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Themes & Skins
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
RSS Feeds
Plugin
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM Feeds
Plugin
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Abbreviations
Unknown
Yes
No
Patch
No
No
Auto-TOC
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Raw Export
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
HTML Export
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Optional
XML export
Unknown
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
PDF Export
Unknown
Plugin
No
Patch
Plugin
Plugin
Office Export
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Patch
Unknown
Unknown
Media and Files Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
File Attachments
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Media Revisions
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Embedded Flash
No
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Embedded Video
No
Yes
No
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Image Editing
No
No
No
No
No
No
SVG Editing
No
Plugin
No
No
No
No
MindMap Editing
No
Plugin
No
Plugin
Plugin
No
Media Search
No
Filenames only
No
Contents
Keywords
Contents
Extras Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Calendar
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Plugin
Plugin
Image Galleries
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Presentations
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Plugin
Unknown
Unknown
Forums
Unknown
No
No
Optional
Plugin
Yes
Blogs
Unknown
Plugin
No
Optional
No
Yes
Ticket System
Unknown
Plugin
No
No
No
No
Chat
Unknown
No
Unknown
Patch
Unknown
Unknown
Syntax Examples Wiki-Toolkit DokuWiki Corendal Wiki WackoWiki MediaWiki JSPWiki
Internal Link
[[a Link]]
[[namespace:link]]
[[link|With a Title]]
[[InternalLink]] 
((InternalLink))
[[InternalLink alternate text]]
CamelCase
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[link]
[text|link]
[text|wiki:link]
External Link
[[http://example.com]]
[[http://example.com|With a Title]]
https://wackowiki.org
[[https://wackowiki.org WackoWiki]]
[[Wikipedia:WackoWiki]]
[http://example.org The title]
[http://www.example.com/]
[example|http://www.example.com/]
[text|wiki:link]
Headlines
====== Level 1 ======
===== Level 2 =====
==== Level 3 ====
=== Level 4 ===
== Level 5 ==
== Level 1 ==
=== Level 2 ===
==== Level 3 ====
===== Level 4 =====
====== Level 5 ======
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
Bold Format
**bold**
**bold**
'''bold'''
__bold__
Italics Format
//italics//
//italics//
''italic''
''italics''
Underline Format
__underlined__
__underline__
<u>underlined</u>
%%(text-decoration: underline) text %%
Monospace Format
''monospace''
##monospace##
<tt>monospace</tt>
{{monospace}}
Strikethrough Format
<del>strikethrough</del>
--strikethrough--
<s>strikethrough</s>
%%(text-decoration: line-through) deleted text %%
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
^^superscript^^
<sup>superscript</sup>
%%(vertical-align: sup) text %%
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
vvsubscriptvv
<sub>subscript</sub>
%%(vertical-align: sub) text %%
Images
{{local.jpg}}
{{http://foo.bar/baz.jpg}}
((image.png))
file:image.png
https://example.com/image.png
[[Image:wiki.png]]
[local.jpg]
[{Image src='local.jpg'}]
[{Image src='http://foo.bar/foo.jpg'}]
Aligning Text
Plugin
{html}<div align="right">{html}

%%(wacko wrapper="text" wrapper_align="center")
content%%
<center>Centered</center>
%%(text-align: right) text %%
Text Indentation
N/A
one
two
: indented line
%%(text-indent: 20px) 20 pixels %%
%%(text-indent: 30%) 30 percent %%
Bulleted Lists
* item 1
* item 1.1
* item 2
*one
**One-two
*two
*three
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.1
* Item 2
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 1.2
# Item 2
# Item 1
## Item 1.1
# Item 2
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
Horizontal Rule
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