The Wiki Space for the 2007 International Symposium on Wikis
[ start | index | login or register ]
start > SabelPaper

SabelPaper

Created by AlainForget. Last edited by AlainForget, 3 years and 297 days ago. Viewed 1,079 times. #6
[diff] [history] [edit] [rdf]
labels

Please exchange and collaborate here about the paper:

M. Sabel. Structuring Wiki Revision History.

Abstract: Revision history of a wiki page is traditionally maintained as a linear chronological sequence.We propose to represent revision history as a tree of versions. Every edge in the tree is given a weight, called adoption coefficient, indicating similarity between the two corresponding page versions. The same coefficients are used to build the tree. In the implementation described, adoption coefficients are derived from comparing texts of the versions, similarly to computing edit distance. The tree structure reflects actual evolution of page content, revealing reverts, vandalism, and edit wars, which is demonstrated on Wikipedia examples. The tree representation is useful for both human editors and automated algorithms, including trust and reputation schemes for wiki.

no comments | post comment

Help
For hints about formatting text see snipsnap-help.

Logged in Users: (0)
… and a Guest.



< August 2011 >
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031

Blogrolling:
>>Langreiter
>>Earl
>>henso
>>Java Blogs
>>Rickard

XHTML 1.0 validated
CSS validated
RSS 2.0 validated
RSS Feed

Powered by SnipSnap 1.0b2-uttoxeter

Describe here what your SnipSnap is about!

Configure this box!

  1. Login in
  2. Click here: snipsnap-portlet-2
  3. Edit this box
snipsnap.org | Copyright 2000-2002 Matthias L. Jugel and Stephan J. Schmidt