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mr.bob templates for Kotti development

Project description


bobtemplates.kotti provides mr.bob templates to generate packages for the Kotti CMS

Available templates are:

  • theme: a simple template for a Kotti theme package

Global settings

Some variables are used with every template. These should be added to the mr.bob user config in ~/.mrbob, e.g.:

[variables] = Andreas Kaiser =
author.github.user = disko

Creating a theme package

To create a Kotti theme run:

mrbob -O kotti_theme_spacelab bobtemplates.kotti:theme

and answer the questions:

Welcome to mr.bob interactive mode. Before we generate directory structure,
some questions need to be answered.

Answer with a question mark to display help.
Value in square brackets at the end of the questions present default value
if there is no answer.

--> Name of the package: kotti_theme_spacelab

--> Version of the package [0.1]:

--> License of the package [BSD]:

--> Name of the theme: Spacelab

--> Original URL of the wrapped theme:

Add a Bootstrap CSS file:

cd kotti_theme_spacelab/kotti_theme_spacelab/static/css/

Setup the package and run the CSS/JS minifier:

cd ../../../
python develop
python dev
python minify

Run the demo:

pserve development.ini

Point your browser to and enjoy your themed Kotti site.



  • Simplify
  • Fix wrong dev alias in setup.cfg.


  • Fix packaging.


  • Initial release.

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