External Wiki feature is used to make linking to topics easier.
Here are some examples:
The string on the left are the wikilink shorthand. tw for tiki.org, dev for dev.tiki.org, wq for wikiquote, wd for wiktionary, lq for linuxquestions, wp for wikipedia.
tw http://tiki.org/$page dev http://dev.tiki.org/$page wq http://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/$page wd http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/$page lq http://wiki.linuxquestions.org/wiki/$page wp http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/$page
This way, you can make a link to that external wiki using the internal wiki double round brackets syntax with a prefix as "dev:" inside. For instance, to make a link to
you could use:
And it would produce this link:
You can do that through the link at "Admin > External wikis", that will lead you to tiki-admin_external_wikis.php:
From the same tiki-admin_external_wikis.php you can see the list of external wiki references you already introduce them and edit or delete any of them. Below you can see, as a reference, the list of external wikis that we have defined in http://doc.tiki.org :
- Please see flash movie of config process