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This is a temporary page with notes for a __possible__ future project (no promises). The name may change. Type of page »  Projects

Infrastructure Revamp

Goals

Make Tiki easier to install, easier to upgrade, easier to backup, faster, less resource-intensive, more secure, and more robust on various server settings. Once Tiki is installed, making it easier to administer is covered by AdminUIRevamp

The main tool is TRIM, which may be superseded by Configuration Management and Systems Orchestration

It could include:

  • improvements to the documentation
  • improvements to the code
  • adding feedback mechanisms to detect, report and deal with issues.


Project would include aspects of :

Ideas


SSH-SVN installs

  • Setup.sh and fixperms.sh have been merged. They should protect SVN directory so cron-secdb is efficient or maybe secdb should have two modes, cvs install and ftp install.

FTP installs

Warning system for getting hacked with cron job and optional notify tiki.org secdb + cron job should catch all for ftp installs
Mods enhance (at least the docs) for use with accounts that don't have shell.

Steps

  • Identify the main issues/opportunities
  • Identify who could work on the project
  • Check how other open source projects do it.
  • Prioritize and attack the point, one by one.


Possibly in this project.

Import and export stuff (ex.: importing data from other wikis or forums)

Wishlist

Open

 Submitted byRatingSubjectCategoryPriorityImportanceEasy to solve?Volunteered to solveLastModifComs
openedjusted -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Offline Tiki: add a way to save/view content offlineFeature request9
3
3
 
2014-08-119
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help domain redirect from *.tikiwiki.org to *.tiki.org is not workingDogfood on a *.tiki.org site
Bug: Regression
81
9
9
 
2014-08-305
Jyhem-01 Sep 14
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Predogfood servers should include files; was:nextthemes.tiki.org/Themes slider shows super small imagesFeature request
Community projects
49
7
7
 
2013-11-140
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Tighter integration with Apache's > .htaccess (error messages, etc.)Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
40
8
5
 
2014-08-101
amette-04 Dec 08
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Read-only mode (ex.: when migrating a Tiki to a new server and you want the old one to still show content but not have edits)Feature request40
8
5
 
2013-11-130
openXavi -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Admin>Login>User defaults or Admin>Groups: Ability to Subscribe new users to specific Tiki objectsBug: Usability
Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
35
7
5
 
2014-09-213
xavi-22 Nov 13
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Managing XML in TikiWiki for re-use by external appsFeature request21
3
7
 
2013-10-281
marclaporte-06 Jan 11
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Check & report broken linksFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
16
8
2
 
2013-06-050
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (1) Help Reactivate the Quality Team and start using code.tiki.orgCommunity projects16
8
2
 
2013-08-260
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Reporting errors (to tiki.org) system (like Firefox Talkback)Feature request15
5
3
 
2013-10-281
marclaporte-18 Aug 12
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Setting admin password in the installer, with option to force change at first loginFeature request0
6
 
 
2013-11-250
openThomas Despoix -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help External wiki links title don't workFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
Bug: Consistency
8
 
Thomas Despoix
2009-04-201
marclaporte-12 Jun 07
openXavi -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help structures and printing improvements for doc.tw.o and any documentation project based on TikiFeature request
Documentation (or Advocacy)
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
8
 
 
2009-09-241
xavi-13 Dec 08
openbehrendtb -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Warning: error
 
 
behrendtb
2009-05-040
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Support for the Wiki creole markup (syntax)Feature request
1 low
1 difficult
 
2012-09-282
TheOnlyMerlin-16 Apr 11
openRick -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Better way to track referrals from Powered by TikiWiki linkFeature request
5
 
 
2009-04-281
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Backlinks between trackers and wiki pages (and maybe forums)Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
8
 
 
2009-04-220
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Equivalent characters for page linking, backlinking, searching, etc (ex.: space, underscore, period)Bug: Usability
Feature request
3
 
 
2008-12-040
openbaijianpeng -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Integrate with Joomla! CMSFeature request
2
 
 
2008-12-191
marclaporte-07 Dec 08
opendude -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Dead Video Links and Errors - e.g., Videos Not AccessibleDocumentation (or Advocacy)
5
 
 
2008-12-041
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help tiki-register.php should not ask for anti-bot number if GD is not workingBug: conflict of two features (each works well independently)
5
 
 
2009-02-250
openMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Plugin builder (plugin alias): build plugins with backlink functionalityFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
7
 
 
2009-04-290
open -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help All help links should point to wishlist as well (only for admins)Feature request
7
 
 
2009-09-030
openmoretolearn -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Tiki 6.1 and later do not work under IIS 6, while 6.0 didBug: Error
Bug: Regression
Bug: Consistency
Less than 30-minute fix
7
 
 
2011-10-086
olibird-13 Apr 11

Pending

 Submitted byRatingSubjectCategoryPriorityImportanceEasy to solve?Volunteered to solveLastModifComs
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help URL Rewriting Revamp: adding to Tiki log or error log so we catch them all through usageFeature request80
10 high
8
Nelson
2013-11-031
marclaporte-24 Aug 13
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help InterTiki backlinks / SisterWiki / Extend External Wiki featureFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
8
4
2
 
2014-08-121
marclaporte-12 Aug 14
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Make Tiki more viralFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
24
8
3
 
2013-06-090
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help View various file formats as text (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, PDF, Open Office, etc)Feature request24
6
4
 
2013-11-252
marclaporte-12 Oct 11
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help 1-click access to be able to do certain actions (view a page, edit a page, edit user tracker, etc)Feature request0
6
 
 
2010-02-281
marclaporte-15 Jan 10
pendingFlorian Gleixner -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Trackback pings should not use fopen to open urls.Bug: Error
3
 
 
2008-04-041
mrisch-03 Feb 08
pendingNelson -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help When system runs out of disk space, Tiki user will not be able to login.Feature request
1 low
 
 
2008-02-073
marclaporte-03 Nov 12
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Change to a more modern mail classFeature request
5
 
 
2009-04-140
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Testing if GD or Imagick works, via TikiBug: Usability
Feature request
Less than 30-minute fix
5
8
 
2012-04-304
ricks99-13 Jan 10
pendingbobcatt -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help failed to set proper "include_path" in tw 1.9.8.xBug: Error
 
 
 
2008-06-020
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Tiki WikiFarm / Native multi-site / multi-domain handlingFeature request
7
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2012-05-192
marclaporte-04 Aug 09
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Tiki hangs if RSS feed is unavailableBug: Error
8
 
 
2008-02-261
mlaporte-28 Jul 08
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Redirect plugin : should permit to set status "Moved Permanently" Feature request
4
 
 
2008-06-030
pendingAhmadkamal Makrani -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Store session data in database -> fix or hide optionBug: Error
9 high
 
 
2009-09-286
jonnybradley-11 May 09
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Some stats for CVS and SVN activity :: looking for a volunteer to host stats server and maintain appCommunity projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
8
 
Lorinc
2008-05-190
pendingmorrighu -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help SMTP Configuration from inside Admin InterfaceBug: Usability
Feature request
8
 
 
2009-04-117
sbhas2k-01 Aug 09
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help File gallery: Virus checkerFeature request
1 low
 
 
2008-10-141
marclaporte-01 Dec 13
pendingXavi -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help allow seing username in user tracker at registration time, step 2 (filling user tracker item)Bug: Usability
Feature request
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
4
 
 
2008-07-100
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Missing & used plugins reporting + Plugin security and approval: need a listing + notification emailFeature request
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
Bug: Regression
Bug: Consistency
9 high
 
 
2009-05-040
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Optional reporting of anonymized usage stats (which features are used, how many accounts, etc)Feature request
Community projects
8
 
Marc Laporte
2008-11-080
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Files created by mods are 644 ( rw-r--r-- ) and owner & group is nobody, so I have no way to deleteBug: Usability
9 high
 
 
2008-11-010
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Indent Syntax like MedaWiki with leading colon (“:”) Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
5
 
 
2008-11-090
pendingMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help TikiWiki plugin for Firefox : add RSS feed, etc.Feature request
5
 
 
2008-11-180

Closed

 Submitted byRatingSubjectCategoryPriorityImportanceEasy to solve?Volunteered to solveLastModifComs
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Search index could not be updated. The site is misconfigured. Contact an administrator.Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
Bug: conflict of two features (each works well independently)
Indexing
9
9
1 difficult
 
2013-11-041
jcarter-17 Feb 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help http://dev.tiki.org/wish2000 used to work, but no longer, maybe because of changes in tiki-route.phpDogfood on a *.tiki.org site64
8
8
Jean-François BILGER
2013-05-311
changi67-31 May 13
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help OpenSourceCMS type demo to test/develop and show off profilesFeature request
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
56
8
7
 
2014-08-140
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Round Robin / Redundancy / Disaster planning for all *.tikiwiki.org contentFeature request
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
54
9
6
 
2013-11-141
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Adding some examples in htaccessDocumentation (or Advocacy)
Less than 30-minute fix
40
5
8
 
2010-12-263
marclaporte-29 Mar 10
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Modules: if a feature is turned off, it should be hidden or somehow filtered + other ideasBug: Usability
Feature request
0
9 high
 
 
2013-06-050
closedalain_desilets -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Tiki site in a box (Profile Manager)Feature request0
9 high
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2013-06-050
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help "TermA TermB" searches should be "termA AND termB" not "termA OR termB."Bug: Usability
Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
0
9 high
 
 
2013-06-052
alain_desilets-14 Dec 09
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Workspaces: add to main Tiki code baseFeature request
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
0
8
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2013-06-050
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Discussion: Should we change from language.php to native .po files?Feature request
Community projects
0
9 high
 
 
2013-06-050
closedmacnific -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Blue Print CSS / BluePrintCSSDogfood on a *.tiki.org site0
5
 
 
2013-09-232
marclaporte-23 Sep 13
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Suggested shell backup procedure using existing scriptsFeature request
Community projects
3
 
 
2009-08-060
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Optional disabling on javascript stripping protectionFeature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
6
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2010-01-150
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help More graceful error message when database is unavailable or crashedBug: Usability
Feature request
5
 
 
2009-08-080
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Better protection against accidental site breakage with improper use of code in modules + template Bug: Error
Bug: Usability
Feature request
4
 
 
2009-01-306
marclaporte-30 Jan 09
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Restrict possible characters in usernamesBug: Error
Bug: Usability
Feature request
3
 
 
2009-03-030
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help USB key version of TikiFeature request
Community projects
4
 
 
2011-04-060
closedJonny Bradley -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help varchar(256) fails on MySQL 4.0
7
 
 
2008-02-030
closedXavi -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help GeSHi - Generic Syntax Highlighter for PluginCode should be in mods (and activated on *.tw.o sites) Bug: Usability
Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
3
 
 
2012-09-281
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Problem with duplicate menus when running tiki_1.8to1.9.sql multiple times.Bug: Error
6
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2009-04-200
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Some features on some servers: error by linking to cgi-system/php.cgiBug: Error
3
 
 
2011-10-170
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Secdb automatic check with cron jobFeature request
5
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2009-04-101
kerrnel22-12 Dec 07
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Test if the db upgrade script has been run and put a note in tiki-admin.phpBug: Usability
Feature request
8
 
 
2009-04-121
redflo-01 Dec 07
closedNelson -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Upgrading to 1.10 from 1.9 version prior to 1.9.8 requires tiki_1.8to1.9.sql
6
 
 
2010-01-150
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help tiki-install.php to create mysql user, mysql database and assign permissionsFeature request
1 low
 
 
2012-04-180
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Review the weight of certain fields in search resultsFeature request
8
 
 
2012-09-283
marclaporte-23 May 13
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help tiki-install.php should have a note about how to create db/local.php "manually"Bug: Usability
Feature request
Documentation (or Advocacy)
5
 
 
2010-07-180
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Automatic SVN commit of secdb and syncdbCommunity projects
5
 
 
2012-09-271
marclaporte-27 Sep 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help templates_c cleaning is too aggressive and deletes system filesBug: Error
8
 
 
2011-01-050
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Custom language translations in the database and administered via web interfaceFeature request
9 high
 
 
2010-09-220
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Using desktop mail client (ex.: Thunderbird) to reach Tiki contacts, groups or newsletterFeature request
2
 
 
2012-04-162
Arthur_Mullard-19 Nov 09
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Flat Files backend instead of DB (maybe ADOdb could do this?)Feature request
1 low
 
 
2010-12-240
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Menu & modules contextual to category of currently show item (wiki page, article, tracker, etc)Feature request
7
 
 
2012-09-282
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Test for PHP5 and provide graceful error messageBug: Error
9 high
 
 
2009-04-200
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help svn: Working copy 'temp/cache' is missing or not lockedBug: Error
Community projects
7
 
 
2010-01-150
closed -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Change Crypt passwords methodFeature request
4
 
 
2008-08-180
closedSEWilco -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Multimedia Flash unusable due to XSS protectionBug: Error
Bug: Usability
Bug: Regression
9 high
 
 
2009-04-103
SEWilco-24 Nov 08
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help period (.) in page names conflicts with Short URLs rewrite rulesBug: Error
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
9 high
 
 
2009-01-160
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Prepare for SourceForge hosted AppsFeature request
Community projects
1 low
1 difficult
Marc Laporte
2012-05-201
marclaporte-03 Jul 12
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help templates_c is not included in .zip fileBug: Regression
Bug: Consistency
9 high
 
 
2009-05-070
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Character substitutions in page names, search engine, usernames, etc.Bug: Usability
Feature request
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
6
 
 
2009-01-170
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Duplicate search resultsBug: Usability
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
5
 
 
2012-05-201
tpinet-10 Nov 09
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Timeline viewerFeature request
5
 
 
2011-07-060
closedstefricht -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Trailing backslash at domain in URLs when installed in DocumentRootBug: Error
Patch
1 low
 
Philippe Cloutier
2010-05-255
Tiamat74-02 Apr 10
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Custom javascript: a future-proof way to handleFeature request
8
 
 
2009-04-170
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help tiki-adminusers.php -> For admins to be able to validate a user and validate emailFeature request
9 high
 
 
2009-09-050
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Test server compatibility / System check toolFeature request
Less than 30-minute fix
8
5
amette
2012-09-190
closed -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help In context of enabling of features: option to activate feature from error pageBug: Usability
Feature request
8
 
 
2010-12-150
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help SisterWiki links between doc.tiki.org and dev.tiki.orgDocumentation (or Advocacy)
Community projects
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
9 high
 
 
2012-12-140
closedtobi_h -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Announcements: There should be an easier way for ppl to stay up to dateFeature request
Community projects
7
 
 
2010-12-072
marclaporte-15 Apr 10
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Better support for external search technologies like Sphinx, Lucene (Solr), Google Site Search, etc.Feature request
3
 
 
2010-12-150
closed -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Slash (/) in wiki page names cause issue with Rewrite RulesDogfood on a *.tiki.org site
Bug: conflict of two features (each works well independently)
4
 
 
2010-12-150
closed -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Add memcached support, with admin panelFeature request
Patch
8
 
 
2009-12-240
closedMarc Laporte -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Multi-domain: redirect all traffic to main domainFeature request
Community projects
4
 
Louis-Philippe Huberdeau
2010-09-080
closedhhm -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help German localizationBug: Usability
5
6
 
2012-09-281
marclaporte-28 Sep 12
closedPeder Kittelson -2 -1 1 2 (0) Help Broken system on Filter callBug: Error
Dogfood on a *.tiki.org site
7
 
 
2012-11-281
marclaporte-11 Dec 12


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