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giflord

giflord is a GIF aggregator and listing site for use with Google App Engine. The mechanize and BeautifulSoup libraries are used for crawling. All dependencies are bundled with the application so it's ready to deploy straight away!

Getting Started

  1. Get a Google App Engine account
  2. Fetch the latest version of giflord

    git clone git://github.com/robhardwick/giflord.git

  3. Update any application settings in settings.py

  4. Add the location of giflord as an existing application in the Google App Engine Launcher
  5. Run your new application
  6. Add demo images by visiting /cron/queue
  7. When you're ready, deploy your application. You should start seeing images in the deployed app soon after the cron hook has run for the first time

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Licence

Copyright (c) 2011 Rob Hardwick, http://github.com/robhardwick

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining
a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the
"Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including
without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish,
distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to
permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to
the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE
LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION
OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION
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