Pushing MediaWiki-powered wikis to GitHub

Just yesterday, I set up a cronjob to regularly push the RaumZeitLabor wiki to GitHub. Why? Because people wanted to search and aggregate the wiki like they would with normal text files. And because I like GitHubs repository graphs and wanted to use them for the wiki as well.

Installation

So lets get to it. I used Git-Mediawiki for the job, which allows you to interact with a MediaWiki-installation just like a normal git repository. The installation is pretty easy (I’m using Debian Testing):

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13. January 2013 by tiefpunkt
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tiefpunkt tech? Seriously?

Yup, seriously. I didn’t want to mix my personal stuff with so much tech-related posts, yet I feel I want to write more of that stuff. I also wanted to document the software and hardware hacking I do in English as well, so this will be the new platform for that. I hope you like it.

There’s going to be a lot of text, and not nearly as many pictures as on my personal blog. I’m sure you can handle it.

13. January 2013 by tiefpunkt
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