Since there seems to be a constant refrain that TW is too complicated, 
especially in terms of saving, perhaps this would provide the "one" 
easy-start entry that most resembles applications people are familiar with. 
Maybe. Could it be configured to provide coverage to everyone on the wifi 
network? That way it would take care of people using devices (assuming they 
had a laptop nearby).

-- Mark

On Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 4:34:01 AM UTC-7, Jed Carty wrote:
> Some background:
> I have been playing around with ways to make stand-alone executable files 
> out of node programs for a while for my other work and I have found a few 
> working options. The npm module pkg is currently the best out of what I 
> have used. They allow you to take a program written in nodejs and convert 
> it into a single executable file with no external dependencies. So you can 
> run the node version of tiddlywiki without installing node.
> Using the multi-user plugin you can start up the node version of 
> tiddlywiki one time and it will serve as many wikis as you want and you can 
> have it create single file versions of any of the wikis without the 
> multi-user plugin once you are done editing them (this is how I have been 
> making all of my single file wikis lately)
> The result:
> You just download the tiddlywiki program and start it up, then in your 
> browser you open localhost:8080 (or wherever you set it to be hosted, I can 
> make it so that when you start the program it automatically opens in your 
> default browser also) and then from within that you can create your new 
> wikis and edit them and all of them will have two-way syncing with the file 
> system and can support multiple people editing at the same time (or one 
> person in multiple browsers or tabs or computers)
> And the question:
> Is that something people are interested in? I got very little feedback 
> about the multi-user plugin so I suspect that most people just use 
> tiddlywiki in a single person or single file situation. I use what I 
> described above but it isn't packaged in a way that is portable and making 
> it portable will take a bit of work so I wanted to see if anyone would 
> actually use it before bothering.

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