[pmwiki-users] Maximum number of pages

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Sun Jan 25 09:34:12 CST 2009

On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 11:41:26AM +0100, Marcus wrote:
> What are people's experiences with large numbers of wiki pages?
> Do 10,000 slow it down, or 100,000 pages?
> The maximum number of files which can be stored in wiki.d depends on
> the file system, but I wondered whether there are performance or
> stability issues at certain limits below that?

I've run wikis with over 250,000 pages.  Searches and pagelists are
quite slow, but for wikis of such large size I recommend moving to 
a more robust external search engine anyway.  But outside of those
two items PmWiki can handle large numbers of pages without any
real difficulty.


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