[pmwiki-users] RFC: PITS 00701 -- WikiFarm confusion

H. Fox haganfox at users.sourceforge.net
Tue Mar 14 14:48:17 CST 2006

On 3/14/06, Neil Herber <nospam at eton.ca> wrote:
> At 2006-03-14  01:24 PM -0700, H. Fox is rumored to have said:
> >A farm installation is really a master installation with slave wikis.
> >Unfortunately that terminology has become Politically Incorrect and
> >shouldn't be used.
> We could have wiki "families" with a mother wiki and lots of daughter
> wikis. Or a parent wiki and child wikis.
> The children inherit common genetic material from the parent. The
> mind boggles at all of the possible analogies ...

So a child wiki that becomes a stand-alone wiki would be "once
removed" and a stand-alone wiki that shares a PageStore directory
would be... a cousin?  :-)


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