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dokuwiki-addsite - Create a new site driven by DokuWiki
DokuWiki is a standards compliant, simple to use wiki mainly aimed at
creating documentation of any kind.
dokuwiki-addsite creates the file hierarchy and configuration required
to define a new site driven by the installed DokuWiki engine.
Name of the site to create. For a virtual host-based setup, it
reflects the corresponding hostname. For instance, for a site
accessible at an address such as
http://wiki.project.example.com:8080/foo/bar/, it can be either
wiki.project.example.com.foo.bar or even
For a directory or htaccess-based setup, this is the corresponding
site identifier. For instance, for a site accessible at an address
such as http://wiki.example.com/project/, rewritten by the web
server as doku.php?animal=project, it is simply project.
The site configuration is stored in /etc/dokuwiki/farm/SITE_NAME/, and
the data is stored in /var/lib/dokuwiki/farm/SITE_NAME/, as indicated
in the site configuration.
In a virtual host-based setup, if you need to make a given site
accessible at several URLs, you can symlink its configuration directory
to another name (it is not necessary to symlink the data directory).
If you need to rename a site, you can rename the configuration and data
directories, and edit the configuration to point to the new data
No check is done against the SITE_NAME, just avoid names like
Please report any bug to the Debian BTS.
Tanguy Ortolo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Wrote this manpage for the Debian system.
Copyright © 2011 Tanguy Ortolo
This manual page was written for the Debian system (and may be used by
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document
under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or (at
your option) any later version published by the Free Software
On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License
can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.