Displays the hostname of the server serving TWiki.


Installation Instructions

Note: You do not need to install anything on the browser to use this extension. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the extension on the TWiki server.

  • For an automated installation, run the configure script and follow "Find More Extensions" in the in the Extensions section.

  • Or, follow these manual installation steps:
    • Download the ZIP file from the extension home on (see below).
    • Unzip in your twiki installation directory.
    • Set the ownership of the extracted directories and files to the webserver user.
    • Install the dependencies (if any).

  • Plugin configuration and testing:
    • Run the configure script and enable the plugin in the Plugins section.
    • Configure additional plugin settings in the Extensions section if needed.
    • Test if the installation was successful using the examples provided.

Plugin Files

File: Description:
data/TWiki/HostnamePlugin.txt Documentation
data/TWiki/VarHOSTNAME.txt Variable documentation
lib/TWiki/Plugins/ Perl module

Plugin Info

Plugin Author(s): TWiki:Main.AndrewRJones
Copyright: © 2007 TWiki:Main.AndrewRJones,
© 2007-2012 TWiki:TWiki.TWikiContributor
License: GPL (Gnu General Public License)
Plugin Version: 2012-12-01
Change History:  
2012-12-01: TWikibug:Item7020: Categorize TWiki Variable HOSTNAME -- TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny
2010-07-25 TWikibug:Item6530 - doc fixes
14486 Bugs:Item4420 - Initial version
Plugin Home:

Related Topics: VarHOSTNAME, TWikiPlugins, DeveloperDocumentationCategory, AdminDocumentationCategory, TWikiVariables

Topic revision: r0 - 2012-12-02 - TWikiContributor
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