~cedric/newspipe

Newspipe is a web news aggregator.
Added a link to the documentation in the about page.
Simplify loading of the configuration file.
fixed erros reported by flake.

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https://git.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe
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git@git.sr.ht:~cedric/newspipe

You can also use your local clone with git send-email.

Newspipe

Presentation

Newspipe is a web news aggregator.

Newspipe is written in Python. The core technologies are Flask, asyncio and SQLAlchemy.

For reporting issues, visit the tracker here: https://todo.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe

For contributions, use the mailing list to send your patches: https://lists.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe

The documentation is here: https://man.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe

The official instance is here: https://www.newspipe.org

Main features

  • multiple users can use a Newspipe instance;
  • an API to manage feeds (you can connect your own crawler);
  • data liberation: export and import your account with a JSON file;
  • export and import feeds with OPML files;
  • search and favorite articles;
  • detection of inactive feeds;
  • share articles on Pinboard, Reddit and Twitter;
  • management of bookmarks (with import from Pinboard).

Deployment

Newspipe is really easy to deploy.

Manual deployment

Assuming you have already installed git, npm, poetry, and Python >= 3.8, you just have to do the following:

$ git clone https://git.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe
$ cd newspipe/
$ npm install
$ poetry install
$ export Newspipe_CONFIG=sqlite.py
$ poetry shell
$ pybabel compile -d newspipe/translations
$ python manager.py db_create
$ python manager.py create_admin <nickname> <password>
$ python runserver.py
  * Running on http://127.0.0.1:5000/ (Press CTRL+C to quit)

If you want to use PostgreSQL you can customize the provided example configuration file (instance/config.py):

$ sudo apt-get install postgresql
$ cp instance/config.py instance/postgresql.py
$ vim instance/postgresql.py # customize it
$ export Newspipe_CONFIG=postgresql.py

For production you can use Gunicorn or mod_wsgi.

Deployment with Docker

$ git clone https://git.sr.ht/~cedric/newspipe
$ cd newspipe/
$ docker-compose up

The login will be admin and the password password.

License

Newspipe is under the GNU Affero General Public License version 3.

Contact

Cédric Bonhomme