wikipediafs - View and edit Wikipedia articles as if they were real files

Property Value
Distribution ROSA 2014.1
Repository ROSA Contrib x86_64
Package name wikipediafs
Package version 0.4
Package release 3-rosa2014.1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 57.05 KB
Download size 20.19 KB
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WikipediaFS is a mountable Linux virtual file system that allows to read and
edit articles from Wikipedia (or any Mediawiki-based site) as if they were real
It is thus possible to view and edit articles using your favourite text-editor.
Text-editors tend to be more convenient than a simple browser form when it
comes to editing large texts and they generally include useful features such as
Mediawiki syntax highlighting and spell checking.
Open your article, perform your modifications and save ! That's it, Wikipedia
has been updated for you!
Advance usage of WikipediaFS includes easy development of scripts and bots.
Programs simply have to deal with normal files because this is WikipediaFS
which takes care of the HTTP layer. For example, it would be possible to use
WikipediaFS to perform a massive content migration from an existing site to a


Package Version Architecture Repository
wikipediafs-0.4-3-rosa2014.1.noarch.rpm 0.4 noarch ROSA Contrib
wikipediafs - - -


Name Value
python(abi) == 2.7
python-fuse -


Name Value
pythonegg(wikipediafs) == 0.0.0
wikipediafs == 0.4-3:2014.1


Type URL
Binary Package wikipediafs-0.4-3-rosa2014.1.noarch.rpm
Source Package wikipediafs-0.4-3.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable ROSA Contrib repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install wikipediafs rpm package:
    # urpmi wikipediafs




2014-07-25 - Denis Silakov <> 0.4-3
+ Revision: 26599e4
- MassBuild#464: Increase release tag

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