Gitit (software)

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]

Gitit logo: dog catching frisbee
Developer(s)John MacFarlane
Initial releaseNovember 7, 2008 (2008-11-07)
Stable release[1] / 2020-06-03[±]
Repository Edit this at Wikidata
Written inHaskell
TypeWiki software


See alsoEdit

  • ikiwiki: Also uses a version control system to store pages
  • Gollum Wiki: Git-based wiki software with similar features


  1. ^ "Releases - jgm/gitit". Retrieved March 1, 2021.
  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 (March 19, 2014). "Sustainable Authorship in Plain Text using Pandoc and Markdown". The Programming Historian. Retrieved June 27, 2014.

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