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Description, Usage, Requirements, Install, Contact us, Bugs, Copyright, License.


Synclosure is a rss enclosure aggregator to flexibly download the files. 
It supports filter keywords, custom actions and a caching mechanism.


Editing the "sources.ini" file.

    One RSS URL fits on one line. Deleting it will create a default file. 
    Comments begin with a '#' character and blank lines are allowed.

Including only certain types of files. 

    For example, only want mp3 files? Include them: 
    synclosure -imp3

Exclude certain types of files. 

    For example, don't want mov files? Exclude them: 
    synclosure -emov

Using custom actions. 

    You want torrent files to be automatically  handled over to your 
    BitTorrent Client?
    synclosure -a torrent "c:\program files\abc\abc.exe"

Specifying a destination folder.

    Synclosure will create directories based on the names of the feeds it
    parses and will place them in the same directory as the script. If you
    would like to place them somewhere else, specify the directory.
    synclosure -d COOKIES_PODCAST

Scheduled downloads.

    Create a link to synclosure.exe (or if using source). 
    Include it in your cronjob/scheduler or manually start it when your
    computer is idle.


binary installation:
    - Windows 2k
    - Windows XP
    - Windows Vista
    - Windows 7

source installation:
    - Python 2.5.x

    - Universal Feed Parser (included)

        Note: Has it's own license. See 'License' at the bottom of this file.


binary installation:

    Run setup_synclosure.exe and follow the directions. You do not require 
    administrator privileges to install or run Synclosure, but you have to
    install to an unprotected location if installing as a non-administrator.

source installation:

    Download latest source archive or checkout from version control.
    Everything you need to run it should be included.

See for 
more details.

Please let us know if you successfully use Synclosure on Windows 98/ME)!


We look forward to hearing from you!

 Project homepage:


Before submitting a bug, please:

#1) Make sure you are running the latest version of Synclosure.
    See the upgrade notes for details:

    * Make sure to backup sources.ini and cache.ini before upgrading to
      a new version.

#2) Check the forums to see if someone else has already reported the problem.

#3) Search for an existing issue that matches your problem.

#4) If none of the above are true, please submit a bug and include as much
    relevant information as you can to help with fixing it.


COPYRIGHT (Synclosure)

Original code and name (c) by raphael balimann, 2004
Copyright (C) 2007 deoren of ( > 0.1)


This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under 
the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the 
Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) 
any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but 
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY 

In addition to the GPL this project also uses code that falls under other 

Please look within the included "licenses" folder for more information. If you 
do not agree with the terms of these licenses, please remove Synclosure.
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