April 8, 2006

The Page is the fundamental unit to create and store wiki content.

There are terms for special pages:

  • SubPage -- has one or more slashes in its name (similar to a file in a subdirectory)
  • ContextPage -- a page or subpage named "Context", holding configuration data and comments
  • TopPage -- a page at the top level, not a SubPage
A page has the following direct properties:
  • the title
  • the text
  • the optional summary, written by the author to comment his work
  • the date of the the last change
  • the author name or IP address of the last change
  • the RevisionList in the PageArchive
The page also knows about: