gadgets / docs / source / ui / ui.rst

User Interface

Gadgets comes with a built in user interface that is based on ncurses.

In the examples directory there is an example of the setup for my beer brewery. If a gadgets instance is started up by using that example:

>>> python

Then you can use the ui to connect to it and control it by typing (in another terminal):

$ gadgets

Now your screen will be filled with the ui:


Here are some of the commands that are available:

You can also download the source code for an iPhone interface and install it on your phone (if you are a registered Apple Developer). I'm working on getting the iPhone interace released on the app store.