MediaWiki is a free software wiki package written in PHP, originally for use on Wikipedia. It is now used by several other projects of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation and by many other wikis.

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PHP/Apache POST limit?

I'm trying to edit large (200KB or so) articles on my MediaWiki install, but doing so gives me this error: Request Entity Too Large The requested resource /path/to/my/wiki/index.php ...
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Make error in installing Math support for MediaWiki

How can you solve the following Make error in installing MediaWiki? ... /local/lib/site_perl . /etc/perl /usr/local/lib/perl/5.10.0 /usr/local/share/perl/5.10.0 /usr/lib/perl5 /usr/share/perl5 ...
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Error in Installing MediaWiki for Ubuntu, Posgres 8.3

How can you solve the error message at the last line? .... # Installing MediaWiki with php file extensions # Environment checked. You can install MediaWiki. # Generating configuration file... # ...
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How to resolve post-migration MediaWIki search issues?

After migrating from MediaWiki 1.10.4 to 1.15.1, we are unable to get accurate search results on the new server. We migrated our existing mediawiki installation to a new server. In addition, we want ...
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SVN Checkout failing?

I'm trying to get the files from here-http://svn.wikimedia.org/svnroot/mediawiki/trunk/phase3/skins but everytime I do, it gives me Could not read status line: An existing connection was forcibly ...
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Setting up a wiki from raw files

I'm not totally sure on what the story is, but it goes something like this: Professor works on a project at some other University The researchers save all their data in a wiki Project no longer ...
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Upgrade Mediawiki on a Windows Server 2003 box?

I was wondering if anyone knew the location or had any experience updating media wiki to the newest version 1.15.1 I see lots of documentation for Linux installs but i can't seem find any for ...
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Media wiki on windows server 2k3 backup/restore and upgrade

I just inhereted our companys mediawiki and 1) what files need to be backed up to be able to restore it to a diffrent machine 2) i see there is an update to 1.15.1 I looked over the site but i ...
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Error running multiple instances of sphinx (searchd) on the same box

I have a MediaWiki server that hosts 4 instances of MediaWiki, and figure I should have a separate instance of sphinx search running for each. I did this by creating separate sphinx.conf files for ...