By Richard Heigl|2021-01-14T18:38:52+01:00January 14th, 2021|Categories: Articles & debates, Tutorials & talks|Tags: Abstract Wikipedia, Machine readability, Multilingualism, Semantic MediaWiki, SMWCon, Translation, Wikidata, Wikifunctions, Wikipedia|
Wikimedia seems to have accomplished its mission: By current count, there are 55 million articles in 300 languages available. But
By Richard Heigl|2021-01-14T18:39:03+01:00January 14th, 2021|Categories: Deployment & configuration, Tutorials & talks|Tags: Maintenance, Migration, Release, Updating|
With the new Long Term Support (LTS) version 1.35, there have been some breaking changes in the system requirements that should be considered
By Duncan Crane|2020-11-26T15:24:09+01:00November 26th, 2020|Categories: Features & extensions|Tags: Editor, Extension, MediaWiki, TinyMCE, WYSIWYG|
By Eva Vogel|2020-11-25T11:55:14+01:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Announcements & events, Articles & debates|Tags: Gerrit, Gitlab, Interview, Migration, Wikimedia|
The Wikimedia Foundation has announced that it will migrate its code repositories from Gerrit to Gitlab. We asked Greg Grossmeier, Director of Engineering, what this means for developers.
By Richard Heigl|2020-10-07T17:47:04+02:00September 28th, 2020|Categories: Announcements & events|Tags: Release, VisualEditor|
Last Friday, MediaWiki 1.35 (LTS) was officially released! So there is a new long term support version, which will be supported with patches until the
By Eva Vogel|2020-10-01T15:59:06+02:00September 28th, 2020|Categories: Announcements & events|Tags: Call for Contributions, Conference, SemanticMediaWiki|
The SemanticMediaWiki conference is the yearly event for professional wiki users, maintainers, developers, consultants, researchers, responsible persons from business, and administration. And you should be
By Richard Heigl|2020-06-09T16:56:18+02:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: Deployment & configuration, Use cases & best practices|Tags: Maintenance|
Thirty minutes, which is worth it: Ike Hecht (WikiWorks / WikiTeq) explains important basics of technical maintenance of MediaWiki.
By Yaron Koren|2020-10-01T11:57:06+02:00May 28th, 2020|Categories: Articles|
In 2010, Tim Berners-Lee created his "Five-Star Open Data" guidelines, which define a set of requirements for what he sees asideal open data. The guidelines
By Richard Heigl|2020-11-26T15:32:57+01:00April 2nd, 2020|Categories: Development, Features & extensions|
Secure login is elementary for web applications. Especially for administrators with additional rights, it must be ensured that no one else gains unauthorized access to
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