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Cenotes command line application and libraries

Project description

C(ryptographical) E(xpendable) Notes

Command Line Interface

What is this?

This is a cli project to support encryption/decryption of expendable notes

What this isn’t

UI/Frontend/Backend. This is a cli project. Frontend and backend solutions are different projects. The reason for this is to allow flexibility in frontend / backend choice and to avoid huge bundle projects.

  • A backend project that uses these libraries can be found here

  • A frontend project that communicates with the backend can be found here


  • Symmetric encryption of notes using the pynacl project

  • Local encryption & decryption of a note

  • Support to store a note to a cenotes server instance

  • Support to fetch a note from a cenotes server instance

  • Support for custom cenotes server url

How does this work?

See design

How to run

You will need python >= 3.3

  1. Cloning the repo

  • Clone the repo

    • git clone

  • Install the requirements with pipenv

    • pip install pipenv

    • pipenv install

  • Set your PYTHONPATH to include the project

    • For linux: export PYTHONPATH=<path-to-the-cloned-repo>:$PYTHONPATH

  • See available options

    • python cenotes_cli/ --help

  1. Installing the python package

  • Ideally inside a virtualenv

    • pip install cenotes-cli

  • See available options

    • cenotes-cli --help


0.5.0 (2017-12-20)

  • Add support to upload a note to a cenotes instance

  • Add support to download a note from a cenotes instance

  • Add support to define custom cenotes instance url

  • Extract actions to different modules (crypto/remote)

  • Add dependency for requests & dateutil

0.4.0 (2017-12-01)

  • Remove internal cenotes-lib and use the new external cenotes-lib package

0.3.0 (2017-12-01)

  • Add support for custom exceptions in safe_decryption decorator

0.2.1 (2017-12-01)

  • Fix imports to be relative inside lib package

0.2.0 (2017-12-01)

  • Expose only library packages

  • Set status Pre-Alpha -> Beta

  • Add python 3.6 support in package

0.1.1 (2017-11-30)

  • Fix invalid packaged files.

0.1.0 (2017-11-30)

  • First release on PyPI.

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