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Inspired by DailyComicPlugin A plugin that pulls in a comic strip from GoComic.

Written by David Vittor
Date 20-Aug-2014
Plugin Version 0.2
Wiki Versions 2.10.1+
Plugin GoComicsPlugin-0.2.jar(info)
Dependencies None


  • Place the jar file into your <tomcatDir>/webapps/JSPWiki/WEB-INF/lib/ directory
  • Restart your tomcat
  • Add the following to your page:
[{GoComicsPlugin comic=random width=900 height=250 class=mycomic timeout=1}]
  • This generates:
<div class="mycomic"><img width="900" height="250" alt="" src=""></div>


Param Description Default
comic select the basic comic name from GoComics e.g. dilbert-classics, calvinandhobbes, peanuts or "random" random
width set the width 600
height set the height 200
class set the class of the div around the image. Used for css styles comic
timeout set the timeout (in seconds) how long to wait for the URL connection to load 10
date set the custom exact date for the comic you want. Format=yyyyMMdd <today>


Property Description Default
gocomicplugin.baseurl the base url of where to pull images from
gocomicplugin.srcpath the CDN source path of the images to find