SMW 0.3a

SMW 0.3a
Previous version: SMW 0.2c
Next version: Semantic MediaWiki 0.3
Current version:
SMW 4.1.3

From the RELEASE-NOTES[edit]

Changes by kai/mak (0.3a, 15 Mar 2006):

  • Internal: new internal storage management; cleaner, more flexible, and more efficient
  • Internal: new internal type registration API
  • Internal: new internal management for special properties (e.g. 'has type')
  • Internationalization: almost complete; namespaces, special properties (e.g. 'has type'), datatype labels
  • RDF export: support for multiple mimetypes (rdf+xml and xml); needed for Piggybank
  • RDF export: support for bulk export
  • RDF export: XSD datatypes and correct instance classification (rdf:type)
  • UI: extended Special:SMWAdmin to convert data from old internal datatable to new format
  • UI: duplicate attribute values eliminated in infobox
  • UI: types can switch off quicksearch links
  • UI: more human-oriented error mesages ;-)
  • UI: service links for infobox and search
  • new datatype for geographic coordinates, accepting many kinds of coordinate inputs, and providing links to standard mapsources
  • Simple semantic search supports imprecise search again