What is a Wiki?
A wiki is a program that creates and allows the editing of web-pages. This is often used to create collaborative websites. WikiPedia is an example of a large multifunctional wiki. RoqWiki is an example of a simple more basic wiki, but both can be used for single or collaborative websites.
What is RoqWiki?
RoqWiki is a wiki written in Perl that converts text that is in Roqet Document Format into an HTML page. RoqWiki was inspired by pwyky, an Python wiki (but it contains no source-code from the pwyky project).
1. Create a new script-writable directory on your server
roqwiki.pl to your server and rename it to
3. Change permissions on
4. Create a
.htaccess file in the same directory with the following contents:
DirectoryIndex index.cgi Options -MultiViews RewriteEngine on RewriteBase /test RewriteRule ^@[a-z]+/([A-Za-z0-9-]+)$ index.cgi [L] RewriteRule ^([A-Za-z0-9-]+)$ index.cgi [L] RewriteRule ^([A-Za-z0-9-]+)\.html$ - [L]
5. Browse to http://yourdomainname/yourdirectory/index.cgi
Note: when the index.cgi is run the first time, it will create the template files and stylesheet files for your later modification.
Check the contents of the script for more detailed configuration using the
roqwiki.xml file.with the following format:
Also, if your source contains comments that you don't want visible to the word, you should password-protect the created "source" directory.
Roqet Document Format
Take a look Here.
The Template File
RoqWiki will generate an HTML Template File, you can then modify it to include whatever you want (Google search for example). The template must contain these tags: