Tag Archives: twiki

Tagged a first version of the TWiki to FusionForge’s MediaWiki converter

As announced previously, I’ve been hacking on a migration tool allowing to import into the MediaWiki of a FusionForge project, a conversion of the contents of a TWiki wiki. I’ve succesfully imported a first project (from PicoForge to FusionForge) using … Continue reading

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Working on a TWiki to MediaWiki converter (targetting FusionForge wikis)

I’m currently working on a wiki converter allowing me to transfer old TWiki wikis (hosted on picoforge) to MediaWikis hosted on FusionForge. Unlike existing tools that I’ve found that more or less target the same needs, mine will address two … Continue reading

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RIP twiki in Debian

The twiki package has been removed from Debian. The package was not really maintained, and twiki’s maintenance still required some attention, as there were quite a lot security issues. So the removal is logical. I had tried and help maintain … Continue reading

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foswiki-ldapcontrib packaging started to “replace” twiki-ldapcontrib

Hoping that foswiki will be packaged for Debian soon, I’ve prepared a new package for the LdapContrib Foswiki’s extension, reusing what I had done for the twiki-ldapcontrib package. This should allow integration of Foswiki on Debian systems using LDAP-stored users … Continue reading

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Foswiki 1.0 release and Debian packaging on its way

Cool, Foswiki is about to be officially released today. Foswiki is the result from the TWiki community fork. Hopefully, the Debian packaging will probably be useable soon, as the initial tests I’ve done seem to indicate that it’s gonna work. … Continue reading

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TWiki forked as VC firm misbehaves wrt Open Source community

It seems that TWiki community is forking as there was a dispute between TWiki.net (under pressure of venture capitalists) and the rest of the community, over the trademark 🙁 Always amazing these community issues on open source software. More details … Continue reading

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New Debian package for twiki-ldapcontrib 2.99.5, new RFS

Just a note to tell that I updated my packaging of twiki-ldapcontrib in order to try and push it to Debian’s official pool. Now we’re in sync with upstream’s latest version (2.99.5). I hope I find a sponsor 😉 More … Continue reading

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Debian package for TWiki LDAP contrib adapter (a bit outdated though)

Currently considering my intention of becoming maintainer of some Debian packages, I realized I had not blogged about the packaging I made for TWikiLdapContrib, an adapter for users and groups management in TWiki based on a LDAP directory. See https://picoforge.int-evry.fr/cgi-bin/twiki/view/Picoforge/Web/TwikiLdapcontribDeb … Continue reading

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