Hi Alex,

> since yesterday, the first version of the wiki is running.  The entry
> point is at "http://home.picolisp.com";.

I am confused, we have several wikis now?

- http://logand.com/picoWiki/
- http://www.picolisp.org/
- http://picolisp.com/5000/-2.html

> It uses a minimal markup syntax so far, but TC and Javier are working
> on an extended version.  As you can see from the sources, the rest of
> the system is also _really_ minimal. It provides just for the most
> basic functionality. But I wanted to have something up and running.

Can I wish for the RSS feature?  And versioning?  And maybe diff view?

The new wikis seem very complex to me:-( After I wrote my original
picoWiki, I found that even that was way too complex and came to the
conclusion that a wiki for a small community should be something like
the ultimate and first wiki ever http://c2.com/cgi/wiki which I find
brilliant both regarding content and implementation;-)

> All members who have a test login since the first experiments, can log
> in with their previous name/password and edit changes or replies. New
> users can click the "Log in" link, and then the "Create account" button.
> They'll be mailed an automatically generated password.

I must admit that I find this account feature unnecessary overkill:-(

Also markup seems too far from plain text.

On the positive side, it's great to see some community effort and
movement in the right direction;-)


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