[Mediawiki-l] is there a way to upload page updates

Platonides Platonides at gmail.com
Sat Jan 26 23:18:49 UTC 2008

JFCM wrote:
> Hello the wikiworld!
Hello JFCM

> Just new so I am not sure this is an old issue, but I did not find 
> response anywhere. I have a few hundred pages I daily update on my PC 
> from different sources. I can produce them in any format (including 
> wikiedit). I would like to know if I can FTP them in some way and to 
> have them loaded as updates of the eve's version. The content of 
> these pages is intrinsic to the wikisite I build, so I would need 
> them to display and be supported the same.
They can be uploaded with a bot. pywikipedia is usually the bot choice.

> I would also like to know if there is an automated way to mail me a 
> diff of the pages that can have been updated by readers. 

I'm sure there's some configuration/extension (enotif?) allowing you to 
get an email of your watched pages.

> This would 
> permit me to get the updates and validate them before really 
> accepting them in the content?
Wikis don't work in an accept way. Everything is accepted and then 
reverted if undesired.

> Thank you very much for your suggestions.
> jfc


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