2

I want to setup a private wiki to keep a structured journal with mathematical notes. It should be as simple as possible.

Here are the requirements:

  1. Simple. As simple as possible.
  2. Support math. Ideally markdown + mathjax/katex, since that's what I typically use to write math notes.
  3. Good search. It should have a search feature that I can use to quickly locate content based on keywords.
  4. Text-based. I want to track the whole thing with git.
  5. Instant preview, as I write, including math equations.

1 Answer 1

2

Tiddlywiki seems to fit the bill.

It is a browser based local wiki that can run either directly from a single HTML file, or from a node.js instance, possibly allowing to use git with the text files.

It has good builtin tagging and searching capabilites along with extensive customizability.

It uses by default a local flavor of wiki markup, but can also use markdown.

Using the Mathjax plugin it can store math formulas

1
  • TiddlyWiki is really cool, but the interface is so messy, I can't use it.
    – Quidam
    Nov 3, 2019 at 15:50

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.