Recommendations for wiki software?

francesco scaglione francesco.scaglione at
Sat Jan 25 12:55:46 UTC 2014

On 24 Jan 2014 à 20:24, Chris Hill wrote:
> Hello list,
> I'm looking to run a small wiki on my home server, for use by the
> far-flung family. Can anyone recommend something in ports that might
> be suitable?
> Ideally I'd like something relatively lightweight, with no overly
> heinous demands on either server and client. On the server side, it
> would be nice not to have to deal with perl. FOSS preferred, of
> course, as is a BSD or Apache license, although I can choke down GPL
> if need be.
> The server is currently running 8.1-RELEASE, but will be upgraded to
> 10.0-RELEASE soon-ish. The hardware is relatively modern, but no hot
> rod: CPU: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 2.53GHz (2527.02-MHz 686-class
> CPU).
> Thanks.


I'm using Dokuwiki on a small, Atom based server running 8.4-RELEASE
and I'm quite happy with that. It is fast, simple, the back up is
really easy and the port is very well maintained: you have a new
stable release every six months and the FreeBSD port is updated a few
days later!


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