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WackoWiki – light and easy to install multilingual Wiki-engine

WackoWiki is a small, lightweight, handy, expandable, multilingual Wiki-engine.

WackoWiki allows the use of full HTML capabilities, and uses the SafeHTML parser (written by the same developers) to strip down all potentially dangerous content (JavaScript etc.), which may cause cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.

WackoWiki is a fork of WakkaWiki.

Highlights of the software include a WYSIWYG editor, easy installer, many localizations, email notification on changes/comments, several cache levels, design themes (skins) support, XHTML compliance, page rights (ACLs), and page comments.

Features include:

  • All features from WakkaWiki, including installer & upgrader:
    • Very lightweight.
    • Small codebase.
    • Designed for speed and extensibility.
    • Quick and easy installation.
    • Integrated user management.
    • Access control through per-page access control lists.
    • Integrated page commenting functionality.
    • What You Think Is What You Get editing.
    • Full revision control.
    • Easily customizable.
    • Supports multiple sites running of the same Wakka installation.
  • Clusters & relative addressing.
  • Page watching & email notification on changes/comments (simple diff included in email), RSS.
  • Enhanced What You Think Is What You Get editing — table markup, OpenWiki-compatible markup.
  • Links can be CamelCase or FreeLinks.
  • Powerful diff between revisions.
  • Several levels of caching (backlinks, pages) bring significant performance gain compared to Wakka.
  • Automatic Table Of Contents generation.
  • On-the-fly correction of punctual typos & spec. characters.
  • Design themes (skins) support (3 themes are included in the package).
  • Clean user interface.
  • Uploads per page or global.
  • Internationalization.

Support: FAQ
Developer: WackoWiki Team
License: BSD License

WackoWiki is written in PHP. Learn PHP with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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