Download an entire wiki site. Download an entire wiki site.
Really don' t know where else to post this ( support ) submitted 3 years ago by [ deleted]. Since that' s a lot of content, there are no photos included. The git repository has earlier versions of the software, so it is possible to switch to ( " check out" ) a particular release. This tool can even grab the pieces needed to make a website with active code content work offline. I am amazed at the stuff it can replicate munity text is available for easy download. Each wiki' s content database is. Static dumps of wiki projects in OpenZim format Dataset collection at the Data Hub ( off- site) Many additional datasets that may be of interest to researchers users developers can be found in this collection.
HTTRACK works like a champ for copying the contents of an entire site. HTTrack is a free ( GPL libre/ free software) easy- to- use offline browser utility. These databases can be used for mirroring personal use, informal backups, offline use database queries ( such as for Wikipedia: Maintenance). Please see the relevant license for the terms under which this content may be used.
I find Site Explorer is useful to see which folders to include/ exclude before you attempt attempt to download the whole site - especially when there is an entire forum hiding in the site that you don' t want to download for example. Solved How to download an entire wiki ( other than Wikipedia) for offline use?
Active MediaWiki developers should instead download from Git to get the latest version of the MediaWiki software. In a typical wiki text is written using a simplified markup language often edited with the help of a rich- text editor.