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Project description builds on seantis.dir.base, adding information about upcoming events.

seantis.dir.base allows to put dexterity objects into 1-4 categories, showing those categories in a browsable and searchable catalog. To learn more about seantis.dir.base visit

Dependencies relies on Plone 4.3+ with dexterity and seantis.dir.base.

python-magic is used to identify the type of uploaded files which requires the ‘libmagic’ library.


  1. Use Plone 4.3 or newer
extends =
  1. Add the module to your instance eggs
eggs +=
  1. Ensure that the i18n files are compiled by adding
environment-vars =
    zope_i18n_compile_mo_files true
  1. Setup up autoremove and/or import clock servers for one instance (or set up a cron job getting the corresponding views described below).
environment-vars =
    seantis_events_cleanup true
    seantis_events_import true
  1. Install dexterity and using portal_quickinstaller

Special Views

JSON export

  • JSON export of all events: ?type=json
  • Export a limited number of events: ?type=json&max=10
  • Export all events with a given category: ?type=json&filter=1&cat1=text&cat2=text
  • Export all events with a given keyword: ?type=json&search=1&searchtext=text
  • Export events with RRULES: ?type=json&compact=1
  • Include imported events: ?type=json&imported=1


  • View event index: /eventindex
  • Rebuild Z-catalog: /eventindex?rebuild
  • Reindex event indices: /eventindex?reindex


  • Archive past events, remove stale previews and archived events: /cleanup?run=1&force=1


  • Import events: /fetch?run=1
  • Reimport event: /fetch?run=1&reimport=1
  • Import only events with a given ID: /fetch?run=1&source-ids=event1,event2
  • Don’t process source in random order: /fetch?run=1&no_shuffle=1

Build Status

Build Status


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Latests PyPI Release

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License is released under GPL v2


  • Denis Krienbühl [href]
  • Tobias Reinhard [treinhard]
  • Marc Sommerhalder [msom]
  • Lukas Knöpfel [lknoepfel]


1.9.1 (2017-03-27)

  • Add missing dependency. [msom]

1.9 (2016-11-18)

  • Add a new date filter: All (next 5 years). [msom]

1.8 (2016-10-25)

  • Add new state filter: Archived. [msom]

1.7.2 (2016-07-27)

  • Depend on the latest version. [msom]

1.7.1 (2016-03-30)

  • Don’t capitalize texts in ical import. [msom]
  • Fix whole day events in ical import. [msom]

1.7 (2016-03-23)

  • Add ical import source. [msom]

1.6.1 (2015-12-14)

  • Avoids AttributeError if event’s short description is None. [treinhard]
  • Include title in recurrence url to avoid ambiguity. [msom]

1.6 (2015-12-02)

  • Allow filtering for multiple categories #90. [msom]
  • Add a new workflow state: archived permanently. [msom]
  • Limit the range of different guidle categories. Implements #91. [msom]
  • Show a warning when no coordinates are set. [msom]
  • Hide OpenLayer polygon drawing tools. Implements #93. [msom]
  • Change layout of event list and detail for visual redesign. [msom]
  • Integrate search and filter into sidebar, disable the viewlet. [msom]
  • Add new shorted date formatting. [msom]
  • Use less date ranges. [msom]
  • Enable jquerytools.dateinput.js. [msom]
  • Move events specific styles from plonetheme.onegov to this package. [lknoepfel]

1.5.2 (2015-11-12)

  • Change default date range filter value. [msom]
  • Add CSRF protection on special URLs #94. [msom]

1.5.1 (2015-03-23)

  • Increase fetch timeout for imports. [msom]

1.5 (2015-03-20)

  • Add a default classifier for Guidle imports. Implements #87. [msom]
  • Increase fetch timeout for imports. [msom]

1.4.1 (2015-03-20)

  • Update changelog. [msom]

1.4 (2015-03-20)

  • Add an option to import remotely imported events. Implements #86. [msom]
  • Redirect to external link in submit form if set. Updates #74. [msom]

1.3.6 (2015-01-26)

  • Limits the category suggestion validators to directories/items created by Fixes seantis.dir.base issue #17. [href]

1.3.5 (2015-01-19)

  • Set up indexes on installation. Fixes #84. [msom]

1.3.4 (2014-11-27)

  • Add missing upgrade step. [msom]

1.3.3 (2014-11-26)

  • Move modules async and unrestricted to seantis.plonetools. [href]
  • Only export point coordinates. Fixes #81. [msom]
  • Show import source in event view. Implements #78. [msom]
  • Disable some import log messages. Implements #77. [msom]

1.3.2 (2014-09-18)

  • Add url to JSON export #75. [msom]

1.3.1 (2014-07-14)

  • Adds the ability to add a custom link used for submitting events. Implements #74. [href]

1.3 (2014-06-23)

  • Allow export of imported events. Implements #68. [msom]
  • Display number of removed already imported events in fetch view. Implements #71. [msom]
  • Fix cleanup scheduler. [msom]
  • Prevent creation of log entries by viewing the events. Updates #70. [msom]
  • Split guidle events that last over a day. Fixes #50. [msom]

1.2.4 (2014-06-04)

  • Add upgrade step to ensure source-index is set up. [msom]

1.2.3 (2014-05-08)

  • Handle timezones correctly in import/export. Fixes #60. [msom]

1.2.2 (2014-05-05)

  • Remove profile function. [msom]
  • Remove pages. Implements #51. [msom]
  • Reindex directory during transaction, clean up and import events in a specific instance. Fixes #52. [msom]

1.2.1 (2014-04-28)

  • Allow concurrent import in different directories. [msom]

1.2 (2014-04-28)

  • Add import. [msom]

1.1.1 (2014-04-24)

  • Move event submission link to top and style it as button [msom]

1.1 (2014-04-07)

  • Add locality to list view. Implements #40. [msom]
  • Show organizer and ticket / registration website on detail view. Implements #41. [msom]
  • Set coordinates using the location. Implements #43. [msom]
  • Add custom date filter. Implements #33. [msom]

1.0.1 (2014-02-15)

  • Fixes a rare bug occurring when an event exist for the last day of a year, but no events exist for the whole next year. Fixes #37. [href]


  • Removes profile depencency - it is deprecated. [href]
  • Adds profile dependency. [href]
  • Integrates seantis.plonetools. [href]
  • Search with no results no longer shows all events. [msom]
  • Upgrade steps are no longer displayed in the coverage report. [msom]
  • Update teamraum theme integration. [msom]
  • Show a single today’s whole-day event correctly. [msom]


  • Add JSON export. [msom]


  • Stops event reindexing from running more than once per transaction. [href]
  • Makes event reindexing threadsafe. [href]
  • Add tests. [msom]


  • Fixes ical export error [href]
  • Fixes typos in add event form [msom]
  • Fixes date formating with superfluous point [msom]
  • Upgrade to seantis.dir.base 1.7 [msom]


  • Bind event reindexing directly to the transaction
  • Fixes errors when using 1.0rc2


  • It is now easier to enter common events like events which happen on a single day, or events which happen on different days.
  • All-day events in different timezones than the server no longer lead to crashes in the middle of the night
  • Events are no longer shown on the wrong day
  • Single events are no longer shown twice
  • Deleting an event (as opposed to denying it’s publication) no longer results in a corrupt event index.
  • Event submission now works in IE7/IE8 on Windows XP


  • Initial release

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