Its cool to see there's more easy deployment software being made. I have
been working on a similiar project meant to be like EasyEngine. Due to the
fact that there are better technologies out there than just apache and
mod-php. This is a step in the right direction, though. The biggest barrier
to developers and users having their own wiki's is that to install it
properly requires a lot of work.
On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 10:42 AM, Bryan Davis <bd...@wikimedia.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 12:44 AM, Legoktm <legoktm.wikipe...@gmail.com>
> > Hi,
> > I'm very excited to announce that Debian and Ubuntu packages for
> > MediaWiki are now available. These packages will follow the MediaWiki
> > LTS schedule and currently contain 1.27.1. If you've always wanted to
> > "sudo apt install mediawiki", then this is for you :)
> > For Debian users, you can get the mediawiki package for Jessie from the
> > official Debian repositories using jessie-backports, and it will be
> > included in the upcoming Stretch release.
> > Ubuntu users will need to enable a PPA for Xenial or Trusty to set up
> > the package.
> > Instructions, links, and help can all be found at
> > <https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/User:Legoktm/Packages>. Please let me
> > know if you have any questions or feedback.
> > Finally, thanks to Luke Faraone, Faidon Liambotis, Moritz Mühlenhoff,
> > Max Semenik, Chad Horohoe, Antoine Musso, and all of the beta testers of
> > the package for making this a reality.
> Congratulations Legoktm! This is huge!
> For those who haven't been following this, Legoktm started working
> seriously on this project during the Wikimania 2015 hackathon in
> Mexico City. He has kept the process moving over these many months and
> worked through lots and lots of blocking issues that would have
> stopped most people. For me this is just one more example of why
> Legoktm is awesome and deserving of public praise. :)
> Bryan Davis Wikimedia Foundation <bd...@wikimedia.org>
> [[m:User:BDavis_(WMF)]] Sr Software Engineer Boise, ID USA
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