Offline web app, at first glance, it sounds like a contradiction in terms. The idea is to develop an extension which will help users to view their wiki offline. This extension can also be used to improve an MediaWiki’s performance by storing data of user's choice in the cache or to make data persistent between user sessions and when reloading and restoring pages.
The extension will have following features:
- Offline reading capability of MediaWiki
- Syncing wiki offline
With the help of this extension below issues can be addressed:
- Offline MediaWiki search for NASA and Medicine
- Support facilitated offline editing in Global South communities
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