Written by Ben Davis
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After several unsuccessful hours of searching for a MediaWiki clone that would run locally on my machine, I decided to create my own. I had several requirements in mind:

Status as of May 2, 2007

I have a working version of this application. I am trying to make sure I have all of the bugs worked out before I make it available to the public. I am hoping to have something out there in the next month or so.


Retriever Wiki is a browser based personal wiki that stores articles as plain XML files. It will have a user interface and markup that match MediaWiki. This application will contain a light weight web server that will run in the Windows system tray.