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CMS built using Pyramid and MongoDB

Project Description

Piano is an work-in-progress for building dynamic CMS-like sites consisting of componentized parts (such as pages or widgets) which can be assembled and configured at runtime.

It also is an evolving example demonstrating:

  • Pyramid
  • Traversal
  • Buildout
  • MongoDB and MongoKit
  • Sphinx documentation

Quick Installation

  1. python
  2. bin/buildout
  3. bin/buildout install sphinx
  4. bin/sphinx-build docs docs/_build

Then, for detailed documentation go to /docs/_build/html/index.html.



  • Initial version
  • Created initial MongoDB structure
  • Created Buildout setup and configurations
  • Wrote initial documentation


  • Moved to GitHub
  • First upload to PyPi


  • Cleaned up contexts
  • Added dynamic embedding of a PageModel into a PageDocument (page data)
  • Fixed Sphinx doco generation


  • Cleaning up documentation
  • General code cleanup

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