Vole is a social, peer-to-peer web app for sharing words, pictures and videos.
Vole is a web application for sharing words, pictures and videos with others. Data is distributed peer-to-peer using Bittorrent Sync.
Currently we are pre-release. The following steps are for interested developers.
cdinto the directory that you placed Vole. Then, on Mac/Linux type
./vole, and on Windows type
Start by installing Bittorrent Sync.
Following and sharing currently involves manually setting up folders, however we'd like to automate it as soon as Bittorrent Sync releases a build that supports control via an API.
usersfolder. Unless you changed the defaults, it will be in a directory called
Vole/usersin your home folder.
Vole/users, you should name it after the user that you're about to follow. For example,
Find your own user folder, for example, if you created a profile named 'Chuck':
To override the default configuration options, make a copy of
config.sample.jsonand name it
0.0.0.0:6789to listen for requests from any network device, instead of just the local machine.
Vole uses semantic versioning.
Please see the CHANGELOG for version history.
Copyright (C) 2013 Vole development team
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 WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.