Programmer

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Overview
Enables features that are useful to programmers and Tiki developers
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From the Features page, click the Programmer tab.




Option Description Default
Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger console A popup console with a list of all PHP and Smarty variables used to render the current webpage. It can be viewed by clicking 'Quick Administration->Smarty debug window' or by appending ?show_smarty_debug=1 or &show_smarty_debug=1 to the page URL. You may also execute SQL, watch vars and perform a number of other functions.
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for the purpose of testing even if enabled in the browser.
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported, could be useful for load testing using tools like JMeter. Disabled
Smarty compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web services Can receive web services via JSON or YAML. Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference. HTML may be used.
This is the detail.
This is the hint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the shorthint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level of errors to be reported. Errors can be seen in a collapsible box at the bottom of the page, if any exist.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to the PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only PHP Errors will be shown to only the Admin user.
During site development, it's better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include Smarty notices in the PHP error report Tiki will display Smarty notices with the PHP error messages.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs A line of type mail will be included in the System Log with the destination address and subject of each email sent.
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL All SQL queries will be registered in the database in the adodb_logsql table.
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than Use to log only queries that exceed a specific amount of time.
May impact performance
0.05 seconds
Smarty template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (.tpl file)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production at a live site, because these warnings are added to emails as well, and are visible to users in the page source.
May impact performance
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a block of inline JavaScript after the inclusion of jQuery and other JavaScript libs in all pages.
Use PluginJS to include Javascript on a single wiki page.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty security Do not allow PHP code in Smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger console A popup console with a list of all PHP and Smarty variables used to render the current webpage. It can be viewed by clicking 'Quick Administration->Smarty debug window' or by appending ?show_smarty_debug=1 or &show_smarty_debug=1 to the page URL. You may also execute SQL, watch vars and perform a number of other functions.
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for the purpose of testing even if enabled in the browser.
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported, could be useful for load testing using tools like JMeter. Disabled
Smarty compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web services Can receive web services via JSON or YAML. Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference. HTML may be used.
This is the detail.
This is the hint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the shorthint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level of errors to be reported. Errors can be seen in a collapsible box at the bottom of the page, if any exist.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to the PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only PHP Errors will be shown to only the Admin user.
During site development, it's better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include Smarty notices in the PHP error report Tiki will display Smarty notices with the PHP error messages.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs A line of type mail will be included in the System Log with the destination address and subject of each email sent.
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL All SQL queries will be registered in the database in the adodb_logsql table.
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than Use to log only queries that exceed a specific amount of time.
May impact performance
0.05 seconds
Smarty template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (.tpl file)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production at a live site, because these warnings are added to emails as well, and are visible to users in the page source.
May impact performance
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a block of inline JavaScript after the inclusion of jQuery and other JavaScript libs in all pages.
Use PluginJS to include Javascript on a single wiki page.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty security Do not allow PHP code in Smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger console A popup console with a list of all PHP and Smarty variables used to render the current webpage. It can be viewed by clicking 'Quick Administration->Smarty debug window' or by appending ?show_smarty_debug=1 or &show_smarty_debug=1 to the page URL. You may also execute SQL, watch vars and perform a number of other functions.
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for the purpose of testing even if enabled in the browser.
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported, could be useful for load testing using tools like JMeter. Disabled
Smarty compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web services Can receive web services via JSON or YAML. Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference. HTML may be used.
This is the detail.
This is the hint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the shorthint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level of errors to be reported. Errors can be seen in a collapsible box at the bottom of the page, if any exist.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to the PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only PHP Errors will be shown to only the Admin user.
During site development, it's better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include Smarty notices in the PHP error report Tiki will display Smarty notices with the PHP error messages.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs A line of type mail will be included in the System Log with the destination address and subject of each email sent.
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL All SQL queries will be registered in the database in the adodb_logsql table.
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than Use to log only queries that exceed a specific amount of time.
May impact performance
0.05 seconds
Smarty template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (.tpl file)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production at a live site, because these warnings are added to emails as well, and are visible to users in the page source.
May impact performance
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a block of inline JavaScript after the inclusion of jQuery and other JavaScript libs in all pages.
Use PluginJS to include Javascript on a single wiki page.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty security Do not allow PHP code in Smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger console A popup console with a list of all PHP and Smarty variables used to render the current webpage. It can be viewed by clicking 'Quick Administration->Smarty debug window' or by appending ?show_smarty_debug=1 or &show_smarty_debug=1 to the page URL. You may also execute SQL, watch vars and perform a number of other functions.
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for the purpose of testing even if enabled in the browser.
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported, could be useful for load testing using tools like JMeter. Disabled
Smarty compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web services Can receive web services via JSON or YAML. Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference. HTML may be used.
This is the detail.
This is the hint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the shorthint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level of errors to be reported. Errors can be seen in a collapsible box at the bottom of the page, if any exist.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to the PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only PHP Errors will be shown to only the Admin user.
During site development, it's better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include Smarty notices in the PHP error report Tiki will display Smarty notices with the PHP error messages.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs A line of type mail will be included in the System Log with the destination address and subject of each email sent.
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL All SQL queries will be registered in the database in the adodb_logsql table.
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than Use to log only queries that exceed a specific amount of time.
May impact performance
0.05 seconds
Smarty template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (.tpl file)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production at a live site, because these warnings are added to emails as well, and are visible to users in the page source.
May impact performance
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a block of inline JavaScript after the inclusion of jQuery and other JavaScript libs in all pages.
Use PluginJS to include Javascript on a single wiki page.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty security Do not allow PHP code in Smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger console A popup console with a list of all PHP and Smarty variables used to render the current webpage. It can be viewed by clicking 'Quick Administration->Smarty debug window' or by appending ?show_smarty_debug=1 or &show_smarty_debug=1 to the page URL. You may also execute SQL, watch vars and perform a number of other functions.
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for the purpose of testing even if enabled in the browser.
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported Assume JavaScript is enabled even if not supported, could be useful for load testing using tools like JMeter. Disabled
Smarty compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web services Can receive web services via JSON or YAML. Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference. HTML may be used.
This is the detail.
This is the hint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the shorthint. Wiki syntax may be used.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level of errors to be reported. Errors can be seen in a collapsible box at the bottom of the page, if any exist.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to the PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only PHP Errors will be shown to only the Admin user.
During site development, it’s better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include Smarty notices in the PHP error report Tiki will display Smarty notices with the PHP error messages.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs A line of type mail will be included in the System Log with the destination address and subject of each email sent.
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL All SQL queries will be registered in the database in the adodb_logsql table.
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than Use to log only queries that exceed a specific amount of time.
May impact performance
0.05 seconds
Smarty template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (.tpl file)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production because these warnings are added to emails as well, and visible to the users
May impact performance
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a block of inline JavaScript after the inclusion of jQuery and other JavaScript libs in all pages.
Use PluginJS to include Javascript on a single wiki page.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty security Do not allow PHP code in Smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger Console Debugger Console
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for testing purpose even if the browser allows it
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Smarty Compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web Services Can consume webservices in JSON or YAML Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference.
This is the detail.
This is the hint.
This is the shorthint.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level from which errors should be reported.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only For development purposes, it's better to display errors for all users. However, in production settings, they should only be displayed to administrators.
During site development, it’s better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include smarty notices in PHP error report In most cases, smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when strange issues occur.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs Log mail in Tiki logs
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL Log SQL queries
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than (seconds) This may impact performance
May impact performance
0.05
Smarty Template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (TPL)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production because these warnings are added to emails as well, and visible to the users
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a custom block of inline JavaScript in all pages.
Do not include the ript> and tags.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty Security Do not allow php code in smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger Console Debugger Console
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for testing purpose even if the browser allows it
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Smarty Compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web Services Can consume webservices in JSON or YAML Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference.
This is the detail.
This is the hint.
This is the shorthint.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level from which errors should be reported.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only For development purposes, it's better to display errors for all users. However, in production settings, they should only be displayed to administrators.
During site development, it’s better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include smarty notices in PHP error report In most cases, smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when strange issues occur.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs Log mail in Tiki logs
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL Log SQL queries
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than (seconds) This may impact performance
May impact performance
0.05
Smarty Template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (TPL)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production because these warnings are added to emails as well, and visible to the users
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a custom block of inline JavaScript in all pages.
Do not include the ript> and tags.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty Security Do not allow php code in smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled
Option Description Default
Integrator Integrator Disabled
XMLRPC API XMLRPC API Disabled
Debugger Console Debugger Console
Only viewable by admins
Not suitable for production use.
Disabled
TikiTests Permits recording and playback of functional tests Disabled
Disable JavaScript Disable JavaScript for testing purpose even if the browser allows it
Use only for testing or troubleshooting. When enabled, many Tiki features will not operate correctly.
Disabled
Smarty Compilation Indicates when the template cache should be refreshed.
Modified | Never check (performance) | Always (development, slow)
Modified
Web Services Can consume webservices in JSON or YAML Disabled
Dummy preference This is useful for developers to learn how to create a new preference.
This is the detail.
This is the hint.
This is the shorthint.
This is the warning.
This is the default value o...
PHP Error reporting level Level from which errors should be reported.
No error reporting | Report all PHP errors except strict | Report all PHP errors | Report all PHP errors except notices | According to PHP configuration
Report all PHP errors excep...
PHP errors visible to admin only For development purposes, it's better to display errors for all users. However, in production settings, they should only be displayed to administrators.
During site development, it’s better to display errors to all users. However, in production settings, errors should only be displayed to administrators.
Enabled
Include smarty notices in PHP error report In most cases, smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when strange issues occur.
In most cases, Smarty notices can be safely ignored. However, they may be useful in the development process when unexpected issues occur.
Disabled
Log mail in Tiki logs Log mail in Tiki logs
May impact performance
Disabled
Log SQL Log SQL queries
Do not enable this feature all the time. It can be very resource intensive and will impact performance.
Disabled
Log queries using more than (seconds) This may impact performance
May impact performance
0.05
Smarty Template usage indicator Add HTML comment at start and end of each Smarty template (TPL)
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Use only for development, not in production because these warnings are added to emails as well, and visible to the users
You need to clear your Tiki template cache for this change to take effect
Disabled
Custom JavaScript Includes a custom block of inline JavaScript in all pages.
Do not include the ript> and tags.
Do not include the < script > tags.
None
Smarty Security Do not allow php code in smarty templates.
You should leave this on unless you know what you are doing.
Enabled