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Directory of upcoming Events.

Latest Version: 1.9.1 builds on seantis.dir.base, adding information about upcoming events.

seantis.dir.base allows to put dexterity objects into 1-4 categories, showing those categories in a browsable and searchable catalog. To learn more about seantis.dir.base visit

Dependencies relies on Plone 4.3+ with dexterity and seantis.dir.base.

python-magic is used to identify the type of uploaded files which requires the ‘libmagic’ library.


  1. Use Plone 4.3 or newer
extends =
  1. Add the module to your instance eggs
eggs +=
  1. Ensure that the i18n files are compiled by adding
environment-vars =
    zope_i18n_compile_mo_files true
  1. Install dexterity and using portal_quickinstaller

Special Views

JSON export

  • JSON export of all events: ?type=json
  • Export a limited number of events: ?type=json&max=10
  • Export all events with a given category: ?type=json&filter=1&cat1=text&cat2=text
  • Export all events with a given keyword: ?type=json&search=1&searchtext=text
  • Export events with RRULES: ?type=json&compact=1


  • View event index: /eventindex
  • Rebuild Z-catalog: /eventindex?rebuild
  • Reindex event indices: /eventindex?reindex


  • Archive past events, remove stale previews and archived events: /cleanup?run=1


  • Import events: /fetch?run=1
  • Reimport event: /fetch?run=1&reimport=1
  • Import only events with a given ID: /fetch?run=1&source-ids=event1,event2
  • Don’t process source in random order: /fetch?run=1&no_shuffle=1

Build Status


Latests PyPI Release

License is released under GPL v2


  • Denis Krienbühl [href]
  • Tobias Reinhard [treinhard]
  • Marc Sommerhalder [msom]


1.2.1 (2014-04-28)

  • Allow concurrent import in different directories. [msom]

1.2 (2014-04-28)

  • Add import. [msom]

1.1.1 (2014-04-24)

  • Move event submission link to top and style it as button [msom]

1.1 (2014-04-07)

  • Add locality to list view. Implements #40. [msom]
  • Show organizer and ticket / registration website on detail view. Implements #41. [msom]
  • Set coordinates using the location. Implements #43. [msom]
  • Add custom date filter. Implements #33. [msom]

1.0.1 (2014-02-15)

  • Fixes a rare bug occurring when an event exist for the last day of a year, but no events exist for the whole next year. Fixes #37. [href]


  • Removes profile depencency - it is deprecated. [href]
  • Adds profile dependency. [href]
  • Integrates seantis.plonetools. [href]
  • Search with no results no longer shows all events. [msom]
  • Upgrade steps are no longer displayed in the coverage report. [msom]
  • Update teamraum theme integration. [msom]
  • Show a single today’s whole-day event correctly. [msom]


  • Add JSON export. [msom]


  • Stops event reindexing from running more than once per transaction. [href]
  • Makes event reindexing threadsafe. [href]
  • Add tests. [msom]


  • Fixes ical export error [href]
  • Fixes typos in add event form [msom]
  • Fixes date formating with superfluous point [msom]
  • Upgrade to seantis.dir.base 1.7 [msom]


  • Bind event reindexing directly to the transaction
  • Fixes errors when using 1.0rc2


  • It is now easier to enter common events like events which happen on a single day, or events which happen on different days.
  • All-day events in different timezones than the server no longer lead to crashes in the middle of the night
  • Events are no longer shown on the wrong day
  • Single events are no longer shown twice
  • Deleting an event (as opposed to denying it’s publication) no longer results in a corrupt event index.
  • Event submission now works in IE7/IE8 on Windows XP


  • Initial release
File Type Py Version Uploaded on Size (md5) Source 2014-04-28 107KB