Is there an off line version of Wikipedia?

Jason Crain jason at
Fri Jan 9 15:09:02 UTC 2009

On Thu, January 8, 2009 10:26 pm, Mihamina Rakotomandimby wrote:
> Matthew Flaschen wrote:
>> Download one of the compressed dumps.  For a private user the static
>> HTML ( is probably easiest
> How about the search engine?

If you want the search engine, you will have to download the database
dumps from (, set
up a web server with PHP, mysql, and the MediaWiki software.  It is much
easier to use the static pages and look up things in the index.

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