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ppl aims to be address book software for command-line users. It's pronounced like "people". You might be interested in ppl if:

  • You like using the command-line
  • You want ownership of your address book data back from the cloud
  • You prefer to keep your data stored in an open format

ppl is in an incomplete state right now, and is in active development. Stay tuned.

Build Status

Installation

$ sudo gem install ppl

Usage

List all contacts

$ ppl ls
dave: dave@example.org
fred: fred@example.org
john: john@example.org

Add a contact

$ ppl add paul "Paul Baker"

Show a contact

$ ppl show fred
Fred Smith
fred@example.org

Delete a contact

$ ppl rm dave

Change a contact's ID

$ ppl mv dave david

Change a contact's name

$ ppl name john "John Smith"

Change a contact's email address

$ ppl email dave david@example.org

Change a contact's birthday

$ ppl bday john 1980-01-01

Contributing

Bug reports, fixes, and additional features are encouraged. The project uses Github issues to track bug reports.

If you'd like to contribute code, please just bear in mind that ppl development is test-driven.

License

ppl is licensed under the GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 2.

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