This Media Wiki extension fetches updates to Media Wiki core and extension localization files and makes them available to an installation without updating its own source.This allows us to pull updated translations being committed to development trunk even though our live install is running a deployment branch. Syncing the message updates requires deploy access (i.e. For the Wikimedia Message extension, if you need to add a NEW message, you previously need to backport the change adding this message to the relevant wmf branch.Media Wiki is a popular «Wiki»-system, written in PHP and originally created as the Wikipedia's engine.
is a Media Wiki distribution containing many extensions and patches useful for intranet (and not only for intranet).
It is important to mention that all these extensions are improved and tested to work together — integrations bugs are fixed and some features are added. Mediawiki4Intranet is a Media Wiki distribution suited for corporate («intranet») usage.
This page (english documentation) just contains the basic information. It was created just as a bundle that we use in our company; it includes 89 extensions, patched core and some maintenance tools and configs.
Notable features available in the basic configuration are: Most of these is distributed under the GPLv2 license, like the Media Wiki itself.
/* I hope the tivoisation isn’t a threat for us :) */ Some extensions are under GPLv3.
The primary source code repositories are under Mediawiki4Intranet github organisation.
'configs' repository contains bundle index and configuration files, 'core' is the patched Media Wiki, other repositories are for extensions and skins.
Some of the extensions are taken directly from Wikimedia Git repositories, like for XXX extension: .
Mediawiki4Intranet version may be less than the last stable release, because the differences between Media Wiki versions are not that big in terms of new features, but newer releases are less stable and patches always need updating.
Media Wiki used in 4Intranet: Minor changes to the base code of MW and basic extensions are split into and maintained as patches. Mediawiki4Intranet contains many useful extensions, and many of them were created specially for it.
View full list of Mediawiki4Intranet extensions The simplest way to try Media Wiki4Intranet for Windows users is to download Windows bundle (approx. It's rarely updated (now it's Mediawiki4Intranet/en/Windows Bundle Version), but it's fully standalone and includes ALL needed third-party software, even La Te X.