Gitit (software)

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Gitit logo: dog catching frisbee
Gitit logo: dog catching frisbee
Developer(s) John MacFarlane
Initial release November 7, 2008 (2008-11-07)
Stable release (22 March 2016; 12 months ago (2016-03-22)[1]) [±]
Written in Haskell
Operating system Cross-Platform
Type Wiki software
License GPL2

Gitit (or darcsit) is a form of wiki software employing a distributed revision control system such as Git to manage the wiki history, and the Pandoc document conversion system to manage markup – permitting, among other things, the inclusion of LaTeX mathematical markup.[2][3]


See also[edit]

  • ikiwiki: Also uses a version control system to store pages


  1. ^ "Gitit releases on Github". Retrieved 2017-01-23. 
  2. ^ Huber, Mathias (January 21, 2011), "Ikiwiki und Gitit: Quelltext-Repositories als Wiki" [Ikiwiki and Gitit: source code repositories as wiki], Linux Magazine (in German), retrieved March 26, 2012 
  3. ^ Seigo, Aaron (May 9, 2011), "gitit", aseigo, retrieved April 5, 2012 
  4. ^ Tenen, Dennis; Grant Wythoff (2014-03-19). "Sustainable Authorship in Plain Text using Pandoc and Markdown". The Programming Historian. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 

External links[edit]

* The Gitit demo site.