MediaWiki is a popular free web-based wiki software application developed by and used on all projects of the Wikimedia Foundation, as well as on many other wiki websites worldwide. It is written in the PHP programming language with a backend database.
Install lighttpd, PHP, and postgresql
Install the additional packages:
Start lighttpd service and add to needed runlevel
Install extra packages
Installing and configuring MediaWiki
Create a folder named webapps
Unpack the archive and delete the tarball afterwards
Change the folder permissions
Crate a symlink to the wordpress folder
Config your wiki
- Site config
You need to set:
Wiki name: Contact e-mail: Language: Copyright/license: Admin username: Password: Password confirm: Object caching: Memcached servers: E-mail features (global): User-to-user e-mail: E-mail notification about changes: E-mail address authentication: Database type: PostgreSQL Database host: Database name: DB username: DB password: DB password confirm: Superuser account: Superuser name: Superuser password: Database port: Schema for mediawiki: Schema for tsearch2:
When you finish, press "Install MediaWiki" button, and thats all. :) You have MediaWiki working, to access go to http://WEBSERVER_IP_ADDRESS/mediawiki and enjoy!