Project name
Installation Wizard
Estimated workload
2 men/month

Create a web wizard that starts when XWiki products are started for the first time. The wizard would allow admins to set up a XWiki instance with:

  • database connection details
  • set an admin password
  • import the admin application
  • choose a set of applications to import in one's wiki
  • list the migrations that need to be executed and allow the user to select them, including for multi wikis installs

Note that this means modifying the xwiki packaging to include the admin XAR as part of the WAR package and the ability to download additional applications.

This also includes reviewing and updating accordingly the installation instructions on



Developer profile

Attention to details and usability (user-centricity), Velocity knowledge, good communication skills to communicate with the xwiki dev team.

Created by Vincent Massol on 2008/03/26 10:04

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