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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 1.22.4
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* MediaWiki {{CURRENTVERSION}} ([https://git.wikimedia.org/log/mediawiki%2Fcore.git/refs/heads/REL1_22 REL1_22 branch])
 
* 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)
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* ImageMagick for image thumbnailing
 
* ImageMagick for image thumbnailing
 
* Git for updating
 
* Git for updating
* Extensions listed on [[Special:Version]]
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* MediaWiki Extensions listed on [[Special:Version]]
  
 
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Revision as of 00:14, 28 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
  • When MediaWiki 1.23.0 is released (likely late April), remove the $wgPhpCli = false; line from LocalSettings.php, since it should no longer be necessary. mediawikiwiki:Manual:Job queue

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 1.27.0 (REL1_22 branch)
  • 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
  • MediaWiki Extensions listed on Special:Version