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Old 01-13-2005, 07:21 AM   #1
StephenCM
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New Jargon



Ok, REALLY newbie question: What is the exact definition of a Wiki? And WHY?

Is this another weird acronym, like the Linux standard which is to have an acronym that refers to itself.

Example: WINE (WINE Is Not an Emulator)
 
Old 01-13-2005, 08:14 AM   #2
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Moved: More suitable in General as this is not a Linux - General technical type question.

And have you looked at the wiki for this answer? I believe it stands for quick or quickly, maybe you can figure it out from there.
 
Old 01-13-2005, 09:48 AM   #3
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Wikipedia has an article on wikis.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki

Some very useful info there.
 
  


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