Demo application: https://reader-demo.sismics.com (Username: demo / password: demo)
What is Reader?
Reader is an open source, Web-based aggregator of content served by Web Feeds (RSS, Atom).
Reader is written in Java, and may be run on any operating system with Java support.
- Supports RSS and Atom standards
- Organize your feeds into categories and keep track of your favorite articles
- Supports Web based and mobile user interfaces
- Keyboard shortcuts
- RESTful Web API
- Full text search
- OPML import / export
- Android application
See http://www.sismics.com/reader/ for a list of features and benefits.
Compiled installers are available here for each new versions: https://github.com/sismics/reader/releases
Reader is released under the terms of the GPL license. See
COPYING for more
information or see http://opensource.org/licenses/GPL-2.0.
- Chinese by Ryan H. Wang
- Danish by exaviore
- Italian by Marco Narco
How to run
Reader is packaged in several convenient formats. You can download an installer for your system on the Download Page.
If you use Docker, you can try Reader easily with the following command :
docker-compose -p reader -f reader-distribution-docker/docker-compose.yml up
How to build Reader from the sources
Prerequisites: JDK 7, Maven 3
Reader is organized in several Maven modules:
First off, clone the repository:
git clone git://github.com/sismics/reader.git
or download the sources from GitHub.
Launch the build
mvn clean -DskipTests install
Run a stand-alone version
Build a .war to deploy to your servlet container
mvn -Pprod -DskipTests clean install
You will get your deployable WAR in the
Build the Android app
- Android SDK
- Environment variables pointing to the keystore (see
Then, from the
The generated APK will be in