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General FeaturesPhpWiki Details
Version phpwiki-1.3.14
Last Release Date 2007-07-01
Author Steve Wainstead, Jeff Dairiki, Reini Urban, Carsten Klapp, Marc-Etienne Vargenau
Free and Open Source Yes
License GPL
Programming Language PHP
Data Storage Files, DB, RCS
License Cost/ Fee 0
Development status Mature
Intended Audience Any
System RequirementsPhpWiki Details
Operating System UNIX, Windows, MacOS X, probably others
Root Access No
Webserver Apache, IIS, anything with PHP support
Other Requirements various opt. helpers
DatastoragePhpWiki Details
Text Files Yes
PostgreSQL Yes
Oracle Yes
SQLite Yes
BerkeleyDB Yes
Other gdbm, cvs, MSSQL, ... (ADODB, PearDB)
Security/Anti-SpamPhpWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes
Authentication Backends db, session, pop, imap, ldap, file, webserver
Host Blocking No
Mail Encryption No
nofollow Yes
Blacklist Yes
Delayed Indexing No
Development/SupportPhpWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 3 listed
Preconfigured Hosting No
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
IRC Channel #phpwiki
Common FeaturesPhpWiki Details
Preview Yes
Minor Changes Yes
Change Summary Yes
Page History Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all
Page Index Yes
Plugin System Yes
Special FeaturesPhpWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes
Right-to-Left Support No
Interface Languages 9 languages
German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Swedish, Chinese Traditional
Email notification Yes
Comments Plugin
Categories Yes
Namespaces No
Page Redirection Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text
Wiki Farming Yes
Structured Data Patch
LinksPhpWiki Details
CamelCase Yes
Freelinks Yes
Backlinks Yes
InterWiki Yes
SisterWiki No
Image Links Yes
Windows Shares Yes
Page Redirects Yes
Syntax FeaturesPhpWiki Details
HTML Tags Some
Math formulas Plugin
Tables simple + complex
CREOLE support No
Markdown Support No
Textile Support No
BBCode Support No
Emoticon Images No
Syntax Highlighting Plugin
Footnotes Yes
Quoting Yes
Internal Comments Yes
Custom styles Yes
FAQ Tags No
Scripting plugins, templates, PHP
Content Includes Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes
UsabilityPhpWiki Details
Section Editing No
Page Templates Yes
Double-Click Edit Optional
Toolbar Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Patch
Access Keys Yes
Auto Signature Yes
StatisticsPhpWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes
Orphaned Pages Yes
Most/Least Popular Yes
Recent Visitors Yes
Analysis Plugin
OutputPhpWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS
Mobile Friendly No
Themes & Skins Yes
RSS Feeds Yes
ATOM Feeds No
Abbreviations No
Auto-TOC Yes
Raw Export Yes
HTML Export Yes
XML export No
PDF Export Yes
Media and FilesPhpWiki Details
File Attachments Yes
Media Revisions Yes
Embedded Flash Yes
Embedded Video Yes
Image Editing No
SVG Editing No
MindMap Editing No
Media Search No
ExtrasPhpWiki Details
Calendar Yes
Image Galleries Yes
Forums Yes
Blogs Yes
Ticket System No
Syntax ExamplesPhpWiki Details
Internal Link
WikiWord or [somelink]
[ desc | pagename ]
External Link
[ desc | exturl ]
Bold Format
*bold* or
Italics Format
_italics_ or 
Underline Format
Monospace Format
unparsed text</verbatim>

Strikethrough Format
<strike>striked through</strike>
Superscript Format
Subscript Format
[ 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 RawHtml <span align="right"> ?>right<?plugin RawHtml </span> ?>
or <div align="right"> right </div>

Text Indentation
;: left indent
;;: more left indent

     and another level 
Bulleted Lists
* list
- list
Numbered Lists
# list
Definition Lists
Horizontal Rule

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