Offline Reader

IntroductionEdit

This is a place to document the development of an offline reader for Wikipedia. A first implementation will (probably) be done by Students of the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences.

Relevant MailinglistsEdit

Discussions about matters for offline client as well as other implementations happen on the Wiki-offline-reader-l list.

Main Goals in a NutshellEdit

  • Platform independant
  • Fast on old hardware (Low RAM, CPU)
  • Fulltext search
  • Easily shipable on with content CD/DVD

SpecificationEdit

A more in-depth specification will soon be available at Offline Reader/RequirementSpecs.

MiscEdit

If you have any questions, please contact Daniel Molkentin. The contact at Wikimedia, is Mathias Schindler.