Summary: System tools

  • Note: The last column counts the number of users who left comments on the *-Users page dedicated to the recipe.
AdminByShellA collection of ways to assist sysadmin of pmwiki using shell tools ( )SystemTools Searching
AiAi is another mysql data query using an original and efficient system of envelop and masks (4 functional, but experimental for security reasons maybe)System tools, Data, CMS, Forms
BackupHTMLZipExport your wiki to static HTML then optionally compress/zip it (20170717 Experimental)Administration, System tools, Security, PHP55, PHP72
BackupWithRsyncHow to backup a PmWiki installation with the program `rsync`. (0.1 abandoned)SystemTools, Administration
BlockGroupCreationHow can I only permit writing to existing groups? (201803019 Mantained)Administration SystemTools PHP72
BulkReplaceChange the content of many pages at a time ( just a rough draft)Editing Administration System Tools
BundleA (proposed) community-supported bundle of commonly used cookbook recipes (0 proposal)Administration Bundles CMS System tools
CaddyHow to set up Caddy for a working PmWiki installation, including a working CleanURLs configuration ( )SystemTools Administration
CaseCorrectionMakes PmWiki intelligently case-insensitive (20170618 beta)Administration, Links, CMS, SystemTools, PHP72 +4
CleanUpPurge deleted pages and attachments from the server directories (20220507 Beta)Administration, SystemTools, Uploads, PHP55, PHP72, PHP81 +6
CompareDatabaseRecipesComparison of Database Recipes for PmWiki ( draft)Data, Forms, CMS, SystemTools
CompressedUploadsModify scripts/upload.php to work with bzip2 archives ( )SystemTools, Administration
DataQueryRetrieve records and query results from any database supported by ADOdb (such as MySQL) and portray them as wiki pages, allowing them to be processed by other wiki functions such as pagelists, includes, page text variables, and ZAP. (0.6 beta beta)CMS, Forms, Data, SystemTools, CustomPageStore
DirListLocal/LAN directory listings and downloads. (20200318 beta)System tools, Includes, Links, Uploads PHP55 PHP72 PHP74
DQReportEnhance the functionality that DataQuery offers to build a complete database frontend (2008-11-03 Functional)Forms, Data, SystemTools
EditFunctionHelperA function to easily place, remove or substitute functions on EditFunctions array (20180320 Mantainedd)SystemTools PHP72
EmbedMoreUseful Trick for adding anything you can do with a web-page to your wiki-pages (Forms, SQL-lookup, Multi-Media, IP-camera... whatever you can think of) (N/A )CMS, SystemTools, Data, Database, Media, PHP, Javascript, Scripting
ExportHTMLExport PmWiki pages as "static" HTML pages (2007-01-12 )SystemTools, Administration, PHP72 +1
ExportHTMLWikiCreate a wiki using static HTML pages as front end for visitors (2023-10-06 stable) SystemTools, Administration CMS PHP55 PHP72 PHP81
ExtensionDesignHow to create extensions compatible with ExtensionHub (2024-04-10 Experimental)Extensions PmWiki Developer System Tools
ExtensionHubConfiguration panel for extensions (2024-04-15a Experimental)Administration System Tools Extensions CMS PHP83 +1
GooglePlusOneA recipe to enable the use of Google Plus One widgets in your PmWiki pages (1.0 RC)Links Menus SystemTools +2
Google XML Sitemap CreatorCreate an XML sitemap in the root of the website which is suitable for submission to Google (and other) search engines. (20231026 Active)Administration, Editing, System Tools, PHP55, PHP72, PHP82
IFrameLoginDemo kit for passing messages between pmwiki and an embedded iframe (see includeSite), with a simple working login demonstration. (2019.12.5 Beta, Active)SystemTools, Layout, Administration, Security, Passwords, Javascript
ImportTextImport text files as PmWiki pages (20231117 Under development)System tools, WikiConversion, PHP72, PHP82 +1
InstallOnIISHow to install PmWiki on IIS v6 or v7 (2.2 living document) +2
InstallOnIIS10Install PmWiki on Windows 10 and IIS 10 (2023-01-18 Living document)Administration Install System tools
InstallOnIIS7dot5plusInstall PmWiki on IIS 7.5, 8, 8.5, 10, or newer (2014-07-20 Living document)Administration Install System tools +1
MailmanAuthUse an external mailing list for PmWiki authentication (2008-09-02 beta)Administration, Security, SystemTools
MarkdownOutputPresents a wiki page in Markdown format instead of HTML (2023-10-10 beta)Markup, Layout, SystemTools, WikiConversion
MoveCopyDelGroupMove/copy/delete wiki groups (20230420 In active use)Administration, FileManagement , Delete, SystemTools
MovePageMove and copy wiki pages (20240109 production)Administration, Editing, Page naming, System tools, PHP72, PHP83, Core candidate +8
OnEventactivate recipes based on group(s), name(s), cookie(s), session var(s), mark(s) in the needle page, action(s), download var(s), post var(s), get var(s) and does it all from config.php in a easy multi event match per call ? (20180313 mantained)Administration SystemTools PHP72
OutputCompressionUse zlib output compression to make pages load faster (8 May 2005 )Administration, SystemTools, PHP72
PccfToPcfOverrideAllows existing recipes to run on PHP 7 without causing deprecated create_function() messages. (2018-07-07 Beta)PHP55 PHP72 System Tools
PerformanceComparisonsPage to share site setups and performance ( )SystemTools, Administration
PHPPHP windows installation and configuration for PmWiki (2009-11-24 Living document)SystemTools Install
PHP files managementPHP file manager ( )SystemTools, Administration
RecipeCheckCheck for new versions of recipes on (20190903, pmwiki-2.3.32? Stable)Administration, System tools, Security, PHP74 +4
RenamePageRename a wiki page from a browser (2014-02-27 (aka "2.0.21" inside of the code) stable)System tools, PHP55
SelectQueryRun a SQL SELECT query based on parameters submitted (4.0, December 13th, 2017 demo at Interdependent Web)CMS, SystemTools, PHP72 +2
ServerInfoMarkup - Display $_SERVER Super-Global results from current Server (2022-06-10 Stable)PmWikiDeveloper, MarkupWriting, Markup, SystemTools, PHP
SessionPageStoreTemporary/Ephemeral page storage for testing purposes (20160127 Experimental)Administration, SystemTools, CustomPageStore, PHP55, PHP72
SiteDumpcreates a .tar.gz file of the complete site for download (2017-06-01 stable)Administration SystemTools, PHP55, PHP72
SMTPMailSend automated e-mails via your SMTP server (20231002 Experimental)SystemTools PHP72
SourceHistoryWeb php programming abilities from computers without any editor installed (0.1 2008-12-07 beta)SystemTools MarkupWriting
SQLite PageStore classStore wiki pages in an SQLite database file (20190903 Experimental)Administration, Data, SystemTools, CustomPageStore, PHP55, PHP72, PHP74
StandaloneAllows PmWiki to run in a "standalone" mode, without needing a webserver such as Apache (2019-09-10 )SystemTools +1 -1
SuffrAllows Wiki users to administer the underlying computer system democratically (February 2011 design (working proof of concept))System tools
SystemLimitsWays to increase various memory and filesize limits for a PmWiki installation (N/A )SystemTools, Administration, Uploads +1
TextExtractsearch, grep, and extract text from other pages or groups with search terms and regular expressions, using search form or markup expression. (2023-02-16 stable)Markup Searching Includes SystemTools Markup Expressions PHP55 PHP72 PHP81 +5
TotalCounterA statistic counter - counts page views, users, languages, browsers, operating systems, referers, locations and web bots (2022-01-22 - v1.12 )CMS, Administration, SystemTools, PHP74 +7 -4
TwoWayMirroringWithRsyncHow to keep identical copies of a wiki on two systems, one hosted and the other local ( )SystemTools
UpdateFormEasily create forms to display, add, and update records in a MySQL table. (1.3 updated 8/20/2017. Live demo at, SystemTools, Forms, PHP72 +1
UpgradeBashScriptA script that tries to automate the process of upgrading the wiki. (1.1 Maintained)Administration, SystemTools
ViewDiffCompare arbitrary revisions and view a particular version. (2011-05-13 Beta)Layout, Editing, Includes, SystemTools +1
WikiBoxAllow posting to and reading from PmWiki via email (2008-08-17 Alpha)System Tools Markup Administration +4
WikiCVSStorageUse CVS to backup/archive your wiki. (1.0 )WikiFarms, PIM, SystemTools
WikiHostCode for your Config.php file to simplify updates/templating/migration regardless of http or https (2020-10-14 )Markup, System tools, Administration
Wiki On A StickHow to place a standalone wiki on a USB stick (2007-05-02 new)SystemTools Install +1
WikiRootAdd Markup to insert the root path to your Wiki allowing, for example, something like a relative address for images or files in your Wiki. (2020-10-14 )Markup, System tools, Administration
WikiShWiki-based script language roughly emulating linux shell tools (2015-06-06 Beta)Markup Searching Includes SystemTools Administration Files Security Markup Expressions Forms +3
ZipExportExport the content of PmWiki-formatted page files in a zip archive (20200319a Beta)Export, SystemTools, Administration, PHP74
  • Note: The last column counts the number of users who left comments on the *-Users page dedicated to the recipe.