Extension Repository Server

Last modified by Admin on 2024/05/11 00:56

cogBackend of the XWiki based Extension Repository
Developed by

XWiki Development Team

Active Installs10
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LicenseGNU Lesser General Public License 2.1

Installable with the Extension Manager


The Extension Module supports various kind of repositories. One of them is based on its own REST protocol.

This extension is an implementation of this protocol based on an XWiki instance.

See design page for ideas of future features and improvements


  • Index stored in XWiki pages
  • Repository administration UI
  • Integrated with wiki users
  • Import extensions from any other repositories (for example with this feature you can import an extension located in a Maven repository into your XWiki Repository)

Overall Architecture


Prerequisites & Installation Instructions

We recommend using the Extension Manager to install this extension (Make sure that the text "Installable with the Extension Manager" is displayed at the top right location on this page to know if this extension can be installed with the Extension Manager).

You can also use the manual method which involves dropping the JAR file and all its dependencies into the WEB-INF/lib folder and restarting XWiki.


Dependencies for this extension (org.xwiki.platform:xwiki-platform-repository-server-api 16.3.1):

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