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What is an open-source alternative to the Atlassian suite of products (Confluence, JIRA, etc.)?

I've periodically searched for an open-source alternative to the awesome suite of Atlassian products and always come up nearly empty. This time, the only option that seemed to exist is Tiki Wiki CMS ...
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Wiki system for mathematical notetaking

For keeping track of notes, wiki systems like DokuWiki or MediaWiki are potentially extremely useful, especially for the ability to easily browse previous versions of notes, if I feel that some ...
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Desktop-based personal wiki

I'm looking for a personal wiki that has a desktop version. I've come across recommendations for zim-wiki and tiddlywiki-online, but I'm not sure if these are what I'm looking for. I have a lot of ...
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Wiki to replace Microsoft Word

Background An organization has a vast number of MS Word documents. Pertinent MS Word features include: Simplicity: just edit and go (WYSIWYG). Track changes. Visual table editor. There are a number ...
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Looking for CRM, ERP, ITSM solution for IT development business

Currently information about customers, support tickets, contracts, market leads etc. is spread across multiple solutions. Development team uses Confluence and Jira, but for the other teams we the need ...
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Self-hosted wiki with strong search (including OCR)

I'm looking for a wiki software that: Must have: Strong search capabilities (include search text on images) Paste images directly from clipboard (no need for intermediate file) Must not require ...
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Software for a personal wiki with (good) LaTeX support

I want to use a wiki for organizing my research in Mathematics. It is only for me and few colleagues. It must be an online wiki since I am not the only editing it. It needs to have a good support to ...
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Free wiki-like webapp with internationalization, no ads, anyone can edit, mobile-friendly

I am looking for a Wiki-like webapp for an open source software community. Imperative requirements: Anyone can edit, no need to wait for approval by anyone. Registration is OK, but editors must be ...
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Wiki that allows editing (from within!) complete frontend HTML/CSS

I’m looking for a wiki (or a wiki-like CMS) with some special (probably rare) features. Wiki basics create new page by linking to non-existent page and editing it page history (diff) list of recent ...
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How do you document your work/progress/things you learnt?

I am getting obsessed of finding a simple tool/app to let me easily document the work I have done each day, write notes about it, and document the things I have learnt. In essence, it is something ...
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Wordpress plugin for guest edits like Wikipedia?

I am looking for a Wordpress plugin where users can edit the published posts, and at the back end, I can approve or reject those edits just like Wikipedia does. Now why this requirement? English ...
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Free self-hosted project management with time tracking

It should be a free web application for self-hosting. Source code must be available. Those would be the optimal features: Access from mobile devices should be easy Multiple projects support Multi ...
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Wiki for spreadsheets / tabular data

Wikipedia has tables, but they're always part of an article, not standalone editing with VisualEditor is clunky editing with wikicode is a nightmare sometimes they can be sorted, but that's about ...
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Comprehensive Technical Documentation Tool

Background Looking to unify technical documentation, bridging computer- and user-generated content, using open source tools. The goal is to write (or generate) content in an output agnostic file ...
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Does a CMS (wiki?) with branching/forking (like git) exist?

I'm looking for a content management system (CMS) that kind of provides a hybrid functionality of a wiki and versioning with branching/forking support like github. The idea is to create for long-...
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Knowledge management and e-learning software

We are looking for a software or multiple but integrated software to support helpdesk, sales and other people in our company. We'd like the following features but we could cope with just a subset of ...
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Wiki (or similar knowledge base platform) that allows inline annotation/comment threads

Conventional wiki software such as MediaWiki gives users one link to a "Talk" page per article. The comments therein can each refer to different sections of the article. This often results in a bit of ...
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Android app which easily lets you create your own, local wiki on your phone

I'm looking for an app which lets you create your own, local wiki on your Android phone so you can add and edit articles the same easy and user-friendly way you're used from the Wikipedia.org site. ...
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Most appropriate software for data warehouse ticket tracker and encyclopedia

My university is working on a data warehouse and I was given a task to create a website (we call it "data warehouse encyclopedia, but it isn´t a widely used title"), which will have few simple ...
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Personal desktop wiki with automatic linking

After a long time looking for a personal wiki / note-taking application I've come to the conclusion there's no wiki with exactly or at least most of the features I need. I need the wiki to keep track ...
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What wiki supports feature branches?

In our development workflow, like most Git-based shops, we have a production branch, a master/dev branch, feature branches where developers work on features, and release branches where things go ...
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Free distributed wiki software with full-text search, working even offline

I'm looking for a way to organize knowledge in my company. Since we have to work disconnected from the company net many times, a server-client solution alone won't suffice. The requirements are: ...
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CMS or Wiki for software documentation and user guides, offline mirroring possible

I'm currently scouting the market for a software documentation and user guide solution for our organisation. We are a mid-sized .Net software shop currently shipping compiled .chm files with our ...
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Simple tool (gem) to convert directories of markdown files to GitHub style wiki

I have a directory containing many markdown files as well as other directories containing markdown files. I have everything in version control and don't really want to re-organize everything, but I ...
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Personal Portable Wiki that Syncs with Dropbox

I'm looking for a personal wiki for knowledge management. I'd like it to be open source (free). I took a look through the WikiMatrix already, but the options are a little too broad for me. Basically, ...
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Wiki with link autocompletion?

I'm looking for a wiki with the follow features: simple WYSIWYG editor (actually, it'd be perfect if the WYSIWYG editor is the default way to view a page) I need to upload a lot of heavy images, so ...
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Intuitive Wiki / Knowledge Base

I am looking for recommendations for a suitable wiki/knowledge base/platform to produce documentation on a variety of business intelligence projects such as: Database documentation – documentation on ...
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Offline desktop wiki that works on my current file structure

Currently, I organise my research ideas and personal notes in a series of folders, categorised by topics and subtopics, containing mostly notes (text files) and PDFs (and a few other types of files ...
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Wiki software like OneNote with some extra options on Linux

I've been using Microsoft Windows and Microsoft OneNote, but now I'm migrating to Linux (Ubuntu). As a result, I'm looking for a wiki software which can replace OneNote, with the following features: ...
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Collaboration platform with powerful search -> auto-building knowledge base

I'm looking for a collaboration platform similar to Asana, Trello, Podio or Wrike that has a powerful search engine with support for: Stemming: searching for "load" will find "loading", "loads" etc. ...
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Simple flat file CMS (or blog/wiki) engine written in Perl

Looking for a CMS (or blog or wiki) engine what has the following attributes: written in Perl (modern style) uses Plack (server Starman or such) flat file engine, e.g. requires no external database ...
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Ontology backed Wiki for Linked Open Data / RDF?

Situation We have research projects that involve generating and curating Linked Open Data. We used to have the ontology and instance data as a collection of Turtle or N-Triples files in a Git ...
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Wiki with offline support

I am looking for a wiki software with the following features: Offline support (i.e. that I can edit them on my laptop when I am offline and push the changes later) LaTeX (mathjax) support mobile (...
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I’m looking for “My own Wikipedia”

Hello internet friends, I’m really looking for a software or an app (specifically for iPhone) even maybe a website of some sort to create my own Wikipedia for my self. I love to write Game designs for ...
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Open source wiki in Java (similar to Foswiki)

The features of Foswiki are really very very good. However I am looking for a similar wiki built in Java so that we will have portability, cross-platform support, etc. Do we have any good open source ...
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Easy to use, powerful wiki

, Looking for an online wiki with at least the following characteristics, for use in a software team: normal wiki style links between docs/hierarchy login with Google/Microsoft ID and ability to ...
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Static site authoring with Github Wiki (.md rendering from Git with custom CSS)?

I am relatively happy with Github wiki for a bunch of projects, but would like to see the wiki content on mysite.com with a custom CSS (without the Github chrome). There must be a tool that has pre-...
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Wiki with prioritized keyword indexing (tags)

We need an in-house wiki for a technical piece of software. The problem we're having is finding information. Full text searches fail miserably, finding 1,000 pages when only 10 are relevant and never ...
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Looking for CMS/Wiki for IIS/SQL Server platform

We are SaaS company and looking to update our web help portal. We can host ourselves, but prefer this to be more Microsoft-ish (SQL Server, IIS) Currently we use Confluence, here is what we like: ...
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Software for an internal Knowledge Base, with support for existing documents

At my company we need to implement a knowledge base for our new support team. Currently we have a NAS full of Word (doc and docx), OpenOffice (odt) and Pdf documents, with all the information. We ...
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Wikipedia viewer linux online customizable

I need a Wikipedia viewer that can fetch articles from Wikipedia and display them as styled by the user. That is, it should use a stylesheet (a settings window is also fine) to display the content in ...
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Open source wiki with reputation system

I am planning on starting a specialized wiki. Having been a SE user for a while, I find reputation systems extremely useful and I would like my wiki to feature one. I am looking for: A free and open ...
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Self-hosted wiki

I am looking for a wiki solution for managing documentation with these features: Self-hosted. Supports editing in both WYSIWYG and markdown. Supports multiple users. Easy to use for both developers ...
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Wiki software being used by Gnome

Which Wiki software is being used by Gnome? It looks really slick and clean. https://wiki.gnome.org/ It seems they are not using MediaWiki, though I may be wrong.
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What's a good platform to create your own personal wiki?

I have a lot of notes (all on Google Drive right now) and would like to one day organize them into my own personal wikipedia. While being on Google's cloud is nice (I can quickly search key words), ...
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Private local wiki for structured math journal?

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: Simple. As simple as possible. Support math. ...
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Company wiki to share info with coworkers

Which private wiki to you recommend to share sensitive information in a company? Features need: Searching for information Linking related information, jump around from wiki page to wiki page ...
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Issue tracker without login

I would like to know if an issue tracker exsist, that users can access without login. The feature we are looking for: Able to create a issue without a user account Able to view issue without a user ...
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Need tool for application suite`s manual / wiki creation

If this is a wrong place to ask, please point me to the right one :) I am going to create a manual for software suite / system i have created. it is a large scale suite, containing several modules ...
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Wiki software with API so my chatbot can write to it

So I have been looking around for some options for our project wiki. My needs are simple enough: User login, user groups, ability to allow some pages only to be edited by certain users/groups Editing ...
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