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== [ (re)-Introduce ZIM support in Mediaswiki MediaWiki Book creator/OCG] ==
[http Mediawiki/ MediaWiki] is the wiki engine behind [http Wikipedia], all [http / Wikimedia projects] and thousands other Web sites. It's a cutting edge free software providing highly featured web sites that anybody can edit. Mediawiki MediaWiki hosted content can be made available for offline usage through the [ Collection extension] (written in PHP). The Collection extension allows to easily create collection/selection of articles: so called books ; here is [ how it works on the English Wikipedia in English]. One time Once created, books can be exported in the PDF format. The PDF exporting backend itself is not provided by the Collection extension, it's done with a JavaScript based solution called [ OCG]. OCG is a NodeJS daemon able to transform a book definition in a PDF and it should be able to do the same in the ZIM format. The [ ZIM format] allows to store web pages (with images, videos, etc...) in one extremely compressed file, these . These pages are then available to read on most computers with a reader like [ Kiwix]. A [ stub of solution] has already been written] and the [ MWOffline] is already functional. This [ task] is mostly about merging them.
=== [[phpzim]] (assigned) ===
== Promotional video (assigned) ==
Look [[Video|here]] for more details.
<translate>=== Testing platform === <!--T:4-->
We need a solution to test automatically Kiwix. We have currently nothing... so we start from scratch.!
Create a publication platform, a Web site online similar to itunes iTunes which would provide the list of available contents to download in ZIM, EPUB, .... also offer to see the book before downloading it.
* [ Wants Want to know more...]
* Add support of EPUB in Kiwix
Create an '''ambassador program'''. '''Ambassadors''' would be special people especially aware about Kiwix and able to help others:
* Spread contents
* Makes Make conferences* Makes Make advertisement
* Local representative
<translate>== Video == <!--T:12-->
It would be great to have a video (screencast) presenting the software with its most important featurefeatures.

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