Platform

TWiki is written in Perl 5, but it uses also many shell commands. The current implementation runs best on a Unix machine, but it is also possible on Microsoft Windows. RCS (for revision control) must be installed on the system.

Directories

Directory: Used for:
twiki/bin TWiki Perl scripts
twiki/pub Public files (FileAttachments, images)
twiki/data source text
twiki/templates HTML templates, used by TWiki scripts

Files in twiki/bin

File: Used for:Sorted descending
wikisearch.pm search engine, used by wiki.pm
viewfile Script to view an file attachment
view Script to view a topic ( the script )
testenv Script to test CGI environment variables
rdiff Script to see differences of topics
register Script to register new users
preview Script to preview topic after edit
geturl Script to fetch URL data
edit Script to edit a topic
statistics Script to create statistics topic
attach Script that shows the attach file page (FileAttachment)
oops Script that shows an OK or oops dialog
save Script that saves a topic, called by preview
upload Script that does file upload (FileAttachment)
search Script that displays search results
mailnotify Script called by cron job to notify users of changes
wikiprefs.pm preferences handling
wiki.pm main TWiki library
wikicfg.pm for initialization and configuration, used by wiki.pm
wikistore.pm back-end storage, *.txt text file and *.txt,v RCS repository file handling
.htaccess.txt Authentication. Rename to .htaccess and customize if used
wikiaccess.pm access control
delete (not used yet)

-- PeterThoeny - 02 Nov 2000


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Topic revision: r4 - 2000-12-10 - PeterThoeny
 
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