XWiki Features

XWiki is a second generation wiki engine. It features professional features like Wiki, Blog, Comments & annotations, User Rights, LDAP Authentication, PDF Export, Office Imports.

XWiki also includes an advanced form and scripting engine making it a development platform for data-based intranet applications. It has powerful features that are extensible and an highly modular architecture. The scripting engine allows to access a powerful API allowing to access the XWiki repository in read and write mode.

XWiki is used by major companies around the world and XWiki SAS (http://www.xwiki.com) provides support and services for professional usage of XWiki.

XWiki is also provided as a free hosting service for non-business/non-critical projects at http://www.myxwiki.org/. Pro hosting offerings are available at http://www.xwiki.com/en/services/hosting

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General Features XWiki
Version
10.8
Last Release Date
2018-09-23 (27 days ago)
Last Update here
2018-09-24 (26 days ago)
Author
XWiki Development Team
URL
Free and Open Source
Yes
License
LGPL + Free hosting on http://myxwiki.org for individuals/non profit
Programming Language
Java
Data Storage
Database
License Cost/ Fee
0
Development status
Mature
Intended Audience
Enterprise, Workgroups, Developers
System Requirements XWiki
Operating System
Any platform supporting JDK 1.8 or greater
Root Access
No
Webserver
Servlet 3.0+
Other Requirements
Java 1.8, MySQL/HSQLDB/etc (JDBC Driver required)
Datastorage XWiki
Text Files
No
MySQL
Yes
PostgreSQL
Yes
Oracle
Yes
SQLite
No
BerkeleyDB
No
RCS
No
Other
JDBC Databases and in general any database supported by Hibernate; any custom implementation, as the storage is pluggable. Attachments can be saved on the filesystem
Security/Anti-Spam XWiki
Page Permissions
Yes
ACL
Yes
Authentication Backends
XWiki, LDAP, custom (Open API), Kerberos, NTLM, Headers, PUMA, SAML, Trusted LDAP, Sun SSO
Host Blocking
No
Mail Encryption
No
nofollow
No
Blacklist
No
CAPTCHA
Yes
Delayed Indexing
Yes
Development/Support XWiki
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
Yes
Code Repository
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
irc.freenode.net (channel: #xwiki) + Matrix
Stars on GitHub
N/A
Common Features XWiki
Preview
Yes
Minor Changes
Yes
Change Summary
Yes
Page History
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Revision Diffs
Between all
Sitemap
Yes
Plugin System
Yes
Special Features XWiki
Unicode Support
Yes
Right-to-Left Support
No
Interface Languages
38
Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Persian, French, Galician, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Latvian, Lettish, Marathi, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Email notification
Yes
Comments
Threaded
Categories
Yes
Namespaces
Yes
Conflict Handling
Page Locking
Concurrent Editing
Unknown
Search
Full Text
Wiki Farming
Yes
Structured Data
Yes
Links XWiki
CamelCase
Yes
Freelinks
Yes
Backlinks
Yes
InterWiki
Yes
SisterWiki
Yes
Image Links
Yes
Windows Shares
Yes
Page Redirects
Yes
Syntax Features XWiki
HTML Tags
All
Math formulas
Yes
Tables
simple + complex
CREOLE support
Yes
Markdown Support
Yes
Textile Support
No
BBCode Support
No
Emoticon Images
Yes
Syntax Highlighting
Yes
Footnotes
Yes
Quoting
Yes
Internal Comments
Yes
Custom styles
Yes
FAQ Tags
Plugin
Scripting
velocity, groovy, ruby, jython, generic JSR223 & very powerful API
Content Includes
Yes
Feed Aggregation
Yes
Usability XWiki
Section Editing
Yes
Page Templates
Yes
Double-Click Edit
No
Toolbar
Yes
WYSIWYG Editing
Yes
Access Keys
Yes
Auto Signature
No
Statistics XWiki
Recent Changes
Yes
Wanted Pages
Yes
Orphaned Pages
Yes
Most/Least Popular
Yes
Recent Visitors
Yes
Analysis
Yes
Output XWiki
Printer Friendly
Print View
Mobile Friendly
Plugin
Themes & Skins
Yes
RSS Feeds
Yes
ATOM Feeds
Optional
Abbreviations
Plugin
Auto-TOC
Optional
Raw Export
Yes
HTML Export
Yes
XML export
Yes
PDF Export
Yes
Office Export
Unknown
Media and Files XWiki
File Attachments
Yes
Media Revisions
Yes
Embedded Flash
Yes
Embedded Video
Yes
Image Editing
Plugin
SVG Editing
Plugin
MindMap Editing
Plugin
Media Search
Contents
Extras XWiki
Calendar
Plugin
Image Galleries
Yes
Presentations
Unknown
Forums
Plugin
Blogs
Yes
Ticket System
Plugin
Chat
Unknown
Syntax Examples XWiki
Internal Link
XWiki supports 16 input syntaxes (e.g. confluence, twiki, docbook, mediawiki, xwiki, etc), see http://rendering.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/WebHome#HSupportedSyntaxes for details.

The syntax documented below is XWiki Syntax 2.1 (http://platform.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Main/XWikiSyntax).

[[wiki syntax here>>Space.Page]]
[[Space.Page]]
(Space is optional and is the current space if not specified)
External Link
[[wiki syntax here>>http://www.xwiki.com]]
http://www.xwiki.com
Headlines
= Headline
== Subheadline
=== Sub-subheadline
==== etc..
Bold Format
**bold**
Italics Format
//Italics//
Underline Format
__underline__
Monospace Format
##monospace##
Strikethrough Format
--Strike--
Superscript Format
^^superscript^^
Subscript Format
,,subscript,,
Images
image:img.png
image:Space.Page@img.png
[[image:img.png||width="25" height="25"]]
image:http://some/url/img.png

Starting with the xwiki/2.1 syntax, also:
image:icon:cancel
Aligning Text
(% style="... css here..." %)Text
Text Indentation
Non-semantic text indentation through styling:

(% style="... css here..." %)multi line text

Quotes:

> This is a quoted text
Bulleted Lists
* List
** list
*** list
Numbered Lists
1. Item 1
11. Item 2
111. Item 3
1. Item 4
Definition Lists
; term
: definition
Horizontal Rule
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XWiki Consultants

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