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MediaWiki Administrators' Tutorial Guide by Mizanur Rahman

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Chapter 10. MediaWiki Maintenance

One of the most important aspects of software is maintenance, and websites are no exception. Actually, for any kind of website, the maintenance requirement is very high. For a large website, the need to upgrade to newer releases and install patches is even higher. Since MediaWiki is open-source software, new versions of the software are released with bug fixes and new features on a continuous basis. In order to remain up to date, we have to synchronize our current installation with the latest one. We will focus on maintenance and other related issues in this chapter.

Deploying MediaWiki

Suppose you are maintaining a wiki server locally in an intranet facility and you now want to move it to a hosted server or to ...

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