Project status: stable
Frederick is a web-based feed reader (RSS, Atom). It’s simple, and should “just work”.
Installation & running
- Python 3 (Python 2 will not work)
- py-sqlite3 (Included in Python, sometimes a separate package)
$ pip3 install cherrypy jinja2
Should install what you need.
To start the server, run
serve.py, this will start a HTTP server at port 8000.
You can optionally add a server & port to listen on as
Frederick should work on any size device, but will probably have problems in older browsers (such as IE8 and earlier).
Feeds automatically are updated on a pageview if the last update was more than 30 minutes ago.
You can also run
update.py to update Frederick, you probably want to run this
from cron to prevent ‘gaps’ in your item list.
Version 2.0, 20160423
- This improves everything. A lot. It's now in a state where I can actually recommend it, instead of something I quickly hacked together for personal use and released because a friend wanted to use it.
Version 1.1, 20130725
- Many minor changes
Version 1.0, 20130721
- Initial release
Copyright © 2013-2016 Martin Tournoij firstname.lastname@example.org
MIT license applies
Frederick includes (in whole, or code based on):