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== Todo ==
 
== Todo ==
  
* Upload existing externally hosted images onto the wiki.
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* Upload existing externally hosted images onto the wiki.)
* Install Git to make future updates easier.
 
* Change the URLs to look nicer (similar to Wikipedia, ex. "http://wiki.soylentnews.org/wiki/Wiki" instead of "http://wiki.soylentnews.org/wiki/index.php/Wiki")
 
 
* Install more anti-spam extensions if needed
 
* Install more anti-spam extensions if needed
  
 
== Documentation ==
 
== Documentation ==
 
* The wiki is hosted on the [[Soylent-services|service linode]]
 
* The wiki is hosted on the [[Soylent-services|service linode]]
* The only username/password I can even think of mentioning is the MySQL one, which should be in the wiki's LocalSettings.php file.
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* MySQL password is in the wiki's LocalSettings.php file.
 
* Documentation for the recent changes IRC bot is at [[WikiRC]].
 
* Documentation for the recent changes IRC bot is at [[WikiRC]].
  
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== Dependencies ==
 
== Dependencies ==
 
See also [[Special:Version]] for automatically generated information about what software the wiki is running.
 
See also [[Special:Version]] for automatically generated information about what software the wiki is running.
* MediaWiki 1.22.2 (current version is 1.22.4)
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* MediaWiki 1.22.4
 
* Apache 2.x (whatever CentOS is providing I assume)
 
* Apache 2.x (whatever CentOS is providing I assume)
 
* PHP 5.3.3 (MediaWiki [[mediawikiwiki:Manual:Installation guide#Summarized_installation_guide|recommends]] at least 5.3.5 because of [http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-4645 CVE-2010-4645], although that is probably patched in CentOS's version)
 
* PHP 5.3.3 (MediaWiki [[mediawikiwiki:Manual:Installation guide#Summarized_installation_guide|recommends]] at least 5.3.5 because of [http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-4645 CVE-2010-4645], although that is probably patched in CentOS's version)
 
* MySQL 5.1.73
 
* MySQL 5.1.73
 
* ImageMagick for image thumbnailing
 
* ImageMagick for image thumbnailing
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* Git for updating
 
* Extensions listed on [[Special:Version]]
 
* Extensions listed on [[Special:Version]]
  

Revision as of 23:05, 20 March 2014

Welcome

This wiki serves many purposes including documentation, useful links, and team contacts. Suggestions have been made that would greatly expand the scope of the wiki. If you'd like to become officially involved or have any questions contact wiki@soylentnews.org. Also, if you are on IRC you can look for FunPika (who leads this team) or mrcoolbp.

Todo

  • Upload existing externally hosted images onto the wiki.)
  • Install more anti-spam extensions if needed

Documentation

  • The wiki is hosted on the service linode
  • MySQL password is in the wiki's LocalSettings.php file.
  • Documentation for the recent changes IRC bot is at WikiRC.

Responsibilities

  • At the moment we are mainly just dealing with spam, vandalism, etc. that shows up on the wiki.

Competencies

  • Familiarity with how MediaWiki works (manual is here).

Dependencies

See also Special:Version for automatically generated information about what software the wiki is running.

  • MediaWiki 1.22.4
  • Apache 2.x (whatever CentOS is providing I assume)
  • PHP 5.3.3 (MediaWiki recommends at least 5.3.5 because of CVE-2010-4645, although that is probably patched in CentOS's version)
  • MySQL 5.1.73
  • ImageMagick for image thumbnailing
  • Git for updating
  • Extensions listed on Special:Version