On Wed, 24 Jun 2020, Kunal Mehta wrote:
On 2020-06-24 11:15, Marshall Lake wrote:
> I'm running an older version of MediaWiki ... 1.27.4
> I installed it via the Software Manager on Mint 19.3. 1.27.4 seems to
> be the only version available on the Software Manager. I attempted to
> install a later version via a tarball but ran into problems.
> Is it possible to obtain a current version using the Software Manager?
I've never tested with Linux Mint before, but my
understanding is that
it should be close enough to Ubuntu that you can use my PPA
<https://launchpad.net/~legoktm/+archive/ubuntu/mediawiki-lts> to get
If it doesn't work out, let me know and I'll see what I can do to help
get working packages for Mint.
After adding your PPA and doing "apt-get update ; apt-get upgrade",
MediaWiki v1.31.7 is now installed, although, things are different and I
cannot find the wiki page I was working on. I'll keep playing with it in
my spare time, but the update/upgrade/install does seem to have worked.
Marshall Lake -- marshallelake(a)gmail.com -- http://www.mlake.net