MediaWiki (Re: Issue #2 - Allow contributions to website from browser)

Ian Jackson ijackson at
Mon Oct 9 14:28:28 UTC 2017

Philippe Cloutier writes ("MediaWiki (Re: Issue #2 - Allow contributions to website from browser)"):
> 2016-08-14 11:05 GMT-04:00 Filipus Klutiero <chealer at>:
> > The way one can contribute to SPI's website is explained on
> > :
> > Wikis often use an engine-specific markup language to store page contents.
> > One wiki engine which does that and whose language already benefits from an
> > important diffusion among potential contributors is MediaWiki. MediaWiki
> > allows contributors to propose a new version of a page which then needs to
> > be approved before publication, but only with the FlaggedRevs extension.
> > MediaWiki is unfortunately not in Debian testing currently.
> MediaWiki is back in testing, and even back in Debian stable, though
> only version 1.27, released on 2016-06-28.

Doesn't ikiwiki, which we are already using, have an online editing
plugin or some such ?

Yes, indeed.


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