[MediaWiki-l] Convert mediawiki to static website question

Bill Traynor btraynor at gmail.com
Thu Mar 2 14:45:13 UTC 2017


You could make the wiki read only using $wgReadOnly.  You can even add
a nice message indicating that the project has completed, therefore
the wiki is now read only.

On Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 9:41 AM, Valeri Galtsev
<galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu> wrote:
> Dear Experts,
>
> Could someone recommend the way of converting mediawiki to static website?
>
> We have multiple installations of mediawiki for the needs of various
> projects. At some point when project ends, mediawiki just holds static
> unchanged material. It still needs to be there, however the need of
> maintenance, upgrade, migration to higher version of database backend
> suggests to convert wikis with static content just to static websites. I'm
> sure, many people do that, however a search on the web doesn't bring me on
> right track (which probably is due to my own inability to search well).
> Any pointers will be great.
>
> Thanks a lot in advance for all your answers.
>
> Valeri
>
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> Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
> Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
> University of Chicago
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