pyMediaWikiDocker

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SMWCon Fall 2022
pyMediaWikiDocker
Talk details
Description: Python controlled mediawiki docker application cluster installation
Speaker(s): Wolfgang Fahl
Type: Tutorial, In session
Audience: Developers
Event start: 2022/10/26 10:30:00
Event finish: 2022/10/26 11:00:00
Length: 30 minutes
Video: not available
Keywords:
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Official Mediawiki docker images are available for the different Mediawiki versions.

These images need additional infrastructure to create useable Mediawiki environments. The goal of the pyMediaWikiDocker project is to semi-automatically create such environments and test the functionality. Python was choosen as a development environment for the libraries that are needed and available to perform the tasks:

   https://github.com/gabrieldemarmiesse/python-on-whales - to automate the docker configuration and start

python on whales was chosen over:

   https://pypi.org/project/docker/

Since it works on the command line interface and not via the SDK and supports docker compose.