MediaWiki - Wikipedia's Wiki Engine
MediaWiki is a powerful wiki engine that was originally developed to serve the needs of Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia. Today, MediaWiki is used publicly by many of the largest and most popular wikis online, while privately it is being increasingly deployed inside company Intranets as a knowledge and content management system.
This appliance includes all the standard features in TurnKey Core, and on top of that:
Installed from upstream source code to /var/www/mediawiki
Ensure clean and compliant HTML ($wgUseTidy)
Out of the box file uploading and image resizing (GD library)
- Maximum filesize: 2MB
- Supported file types: png, gif, jpg, jpeg
Security note: Updates to MediaWiki may require supervision so they ARE NOT configured to install automatically. See MediaWiki documentation for upgrading.
SSL support out of the box.
Adminer administration frontend for MySQL (listening on port 12322 - uses SSL).
Postfix MTA (bound to localhost) to allow sending of email (e.g., password recovery, user registration)
Webmin modules for configuring Apache2, PHP and MySQL.
Site logo is located at /var/www/mediawiki/images/logo.png (recommended size: 135x135px).
Site name and administrative emails (set in /var/www/mediawiki/LocalSettings.php):
$wgSitename = ""; $wgEmergencyContact = webmaster@localhost; $wgPasswordSender = webmaster@localhost;
Credentials (passwords set at first boot)
- Webmin, SSH, MySQL: username root
- Adminer: username adminer
- MediaWiki: username admin