Last modified on 12 March 2013, at 12:48

XWiki

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XWiki is a WikiWiki clone written in Java which supports many popular features of other wikis like:

  • Wiki syntax (uses Radeox engine)
  • Content management (view/edit/preview/save)
  • Version control
  • Attachments
  • Rights management
  • Full-text search

It also has many advanced features that many other wiki engines lack:

  • Document templates to ease creation of common documents
  • Relational Database storage using Hibernate
  • Design engine for Meta-Data and Forms
  • In-place (inline) editing of form information in pages
  • Powerful programming API in documents (Velocity or Groovy)
  • Search API for more detailed searching in the Meta-Data
  • Plugin system in Java
  • Scalability and performance using J2EE
  • Complete Skin System (templates content as well as Cascading Style Sheets (CSS))
  • RSS output and display of external RSS feeds
  • Multilingual capabilities
  • XML/RPC Remote API
  • Portlet integration
  • Integrated statistics
  • PDF export
  • WYSIWYG HTML editing

Headquarted in Paris, France, XWiki SAS is also a wiki farm.