[Freedombox-discuss] FreedomBox Front End

James Vasile james at hackervisions.org
Wed Mar 9 15:07:43 UTC 2011

I threw together the start of a front end.  It's pluggable python based
on CherryPy, which is pretty light weight.  The idea here is that we can
add more menu items by dropping some simple python into directories and
using symlinks to activate and deactivate plugins.

The UI should just be a frontend to scripts that actually change the

It's pretty rough code, and I expect none of it would survive to a final
version, but I wanted to get *something* out there in the hopes that
people can start hacking.

Repo is in github: https://github.com/jvasile/Plinth

git clone https://github.com/jvasile/Plinth.git

Then run 'make' and 'plinth.py' and point a browser at localhost:8000

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