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Libre alternative to Doodle

Project Description

What is jawanndenn?

.. figure::
:alt: Screenshot of poll creation in jawanndenn

*jawanndenn* is a simple web application to schedule meetings and run
polls, a libre alternative to Doodle. It is written in Python and
JavaScript using

- `bottle`_ with `Paste`_ for a default backend
- `jQuery`_
- `jQuery noty`_
- `Materialize`_ Material Design CSS/JS

*jawanndenn* is `libre software`_ developed by `Sebastian Pipping`_. The
server code is licensed under the `GNU Affero GPL license`_ version 3
or later whereas the client code is licensed under the `GNU GPL
license`_ version 3 or later.

Please `report bugs`_ and let me know if you `like`_ it.


To install the latest release without cloning the Git repository:


# pip install jawanndenn

To install from a Git clone:


# python install --user

Deployment with Apache mod\_wsgi

To use *jawanndenn* with ``mod_wsgi``, there is file
``jawanndenn/app.wsgi`` For how to integrate ``jawanndenn/app.wsgi``
with the Apache configuration, please check the `the related
documentation of bottle`_.

Feel free to `file a support ticket`_ or `drop me a mail`_, if you
cannot get it to work.

Run with docker

You can build a docker image using `docker build -t jawanndenn .` and run it with `docker run -v $(pwd)/data:/data -p 8080:8080 jawanndenn`.

Serialized data is saved to `/data/polls.pickle` (only if the server shuts down). The app is served on `localhost:8080`.

Command line usage

When installed, invocation is as simple as


# jawanndenn

During development, you may want to run *jawanndenn* from the Git clone


# PYTHONPATH=. python jawanndenn/ --debug

Currently supported arguments are:


# jawanndenn --help
usage: [-h] [--debug] [--host HOST] [--port PORT]
[--database-pickle FILE] [--server BACKEND] [--max-polls COUNT]
[--max-votes-per-poll COUNT]

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit
--debug Enable debug mode (default: disabled)
--host HOST Hostname or IP address to listen at (default:
--port PORT Port to listen at (default: 8080)
--database-pickle FILE
File to write the database to (default:
--server BACKEND bottle backend to use (default: paste); as of this
writing bottle supports: auto, bjoern, cgi, cherrypy,
diesel, eventlet, fapws3, flup, gae, gevent, gunicorn,
meinheld, rocket, tornado, twisted, waitress, wsgiref.
For the most current list, please check the
documentation of bottle.

limit configuration:
--max-polls COUNT Maximum number of polls total (default: 1000)
--max-votes-per-poll COUNT
Maximum number of votes per poll (default: 40)


- Libre software to host yourself, unlike Doodle
- More simple, sexy and/or fun than `libre alternatives`_:

- `Pleft`_
- `Framadata`_ (`Sources`_, ex. OpenSondage, ex. STUdS)
- `Foodle`_ (`on GitHub`_, ex. `DFN scheduler`_, ex. `DFN Terminplaner+`_)
- `Dudle`_
- `Nuages`_
- `RDVz`_
- (`Drupal Date picker formatter`_)
- `Noodle`_
- `Rallly`_

- Keep things simple, usable, maintainable
- Support invocation from the command line, e.g. for spontaneous polls in a LAN
- Have security in mind

Please check out the `list of upcoming features`_.


- Use of heavy frameworks: building blocks only
- Read availability from calendars

.. _bottle:
.. _Paste:
.. _jQuery:
.. _jQuery noty:
.. _Materialize:
.. _libre software:
.. _Sebastian Pipping:
.. _GNU Affero GPL license:
.. _GNU GPL license:
.. _report bugs:
.. _like:
.. _the related documentation of bottle:
.. _file a support ticket:
.. _drop me a mail:
.. _libre alternatives:
.. _Pleft:
.. _Framadata:
.. _Sources:
.. _Foodle:
.. _on GitHub:
.. _DFN scheduler:
.. _DFN Terminplaner+:
.. _Dudle:
.. _Nuages:
.. _RDVz:
.. _Drupal Date picker formatter:
.. _Noodle:
.. _Rallly:
.. _list of upcoming features:

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