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Topic Voting Plugin for OpenSlides

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Version 1.0b1 (2013-06-30)


This plugin features a structured voting on topics using the Sainte-Laguë method.


OpenSlides 1.4c1 (


This is only an example instruction for install Topic Voting Plugin for OpenSlides on GNU/Linux. It can also be installed as any other python package and on other platforms, e. g. on Windows.

Change to a new directory:

$ mkdir OpenSlides

$ cd OpenSlides

Setup and activate a virtual environment and install OpenSlides in it:

$ virtualenv .venv

$ source .venv/bin/activate

$ pip install

Download and extract sources from GitHub. Install the Topic Voting Plugin for OpenSlides:

$ wget

$ unzip

$ pip install openslides-topicvoting-1.0b1/

Instead of the last steps you can also use the Python Package Index (PyPI):

$ pip install openslides-topicvoting==1.0b1

Start OpenSlides once to create its settings file if it does not exist yet:

$ openslides

Stop OpenSlides:


Edit the file. You can find it in the directory openslides in your user config path given in the environment variable $XDG_CONFIG_HOME. Default is ~/.config/openslides on GNU/Linux (and $HOME\AppData\Local\openslides on Windows). Insert the line ‘openslides_csv_export’ into the INSTALLED_PLUGINS tuple:


Synchronize the database to add the new tables:

$ openslides --syncdb

Restart OpenSlides:

$ openslides

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