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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 (C) 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.