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

Filipus Klutiero chealer at
Wed Oct 11 23:51:11 UTC 2017

On 2017-10-09 10:28, Ian Jackson wrote:
> 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 ?

I haven't edited any ikiwiki instance in many years, but apparently, strangely called "RecentChanges".

> Yes, indeed.
> Ian.

Filipus Klutiero

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