Viewing Wikipedia through outernet

If you are broadcasting wikipedia does this mean somewhere in the UI however it’s deployed I’ll have a search box and can search for any article in wikipedia when I need it?

That’s still not decided. Most likely, we’ll harvest only content (Wikipedia is written in PHP, but we won’t broadcast any PHP code). I think an optimal solution would be for the client software (one on the user’s computer) to build a local index each time it fetches new content and make the local archive searchable.

Well Wikipedia offers it’s content for xml download. I guess you could make a javascript or something through it on the page itself.

Kiwix ( provides a range of solutions to do this. TED talks, Wikipedia or Gutenberg are already packaged in heavy compressed and directly readable files (the ZIM files We would love to help you to choose the best approach to spread efficiently the content.

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