What technology powers bitbucket wiki

I really like the fact that Bitbucket Wiki is an Hg repository and we would really like to use this same technology for an internal wiki. We would like to know what the engine is behind this?

Thanks

2 answers

0 vote
Gary Sackett Atlassian Team Jun 24, 2015

Hi Greg,

It's pretty simple actually - just an HG repo with a custom markdown renderer running instead of our normal source view renderer.  We use https://pypi.python.org/pypi/Markdown specifically.  There is also some custom Bitbucket view code implemented as well.

Cheers,
Gary 

Gary,

Thanks very much for your answer. I thought maybe it was one of the open source wiki engines that uses Hg as a repository, however, it sounds like it is something you guys have developed as well. 

Thanks again for your answer.

... Greg ...

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Jun 12, 2018 in Bitbucket

Do you use any Atlassian products for your personal projects?

After spinning my wheels trying to get organized enough to write a book for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) I took my affinity for Atlassian products from my work life and decided to tr...

22,700 views 26 12
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you