[Openstack] Wiki content imported into MediaWiki - please check

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Wed Dec 19 10:27:28 UTC 2012

On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 06:51:23PM -0800, Ryan Lane wrote:
> I've just finished importing the content from the MoinMoin wiki into the
> MediaWiki instance. Please check the content:
> https://wiki-staging.openstack.org/wiki/Main_Page
> We're using a self-signed certificate for now. We are ordering a proper
> certificate, but eve that cert will still appear invalid until we've
> switched to the correct URL.
> Also note that the migration script doesn't map from MoinMoin to MediaWiki
> perfectly and we'll need to clean up some of the content manually. We'll
> need to create some templates for missing features too (like columned
> layout).
> We're going to leave the wiki up for a couple days in this state. If the
> content is mostly agreeable and we decide to press forward, I'll migrate
> the data again and we'll replace MoinMoin.

The migration has not handled '<<BR>>' syntax that Moin uses to
insert line breaks. This causes a bit of a mess, eg look at
the " Things to avoid when creating commits " section here


which is full of stray '<' and '>' characters

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