Drivel – GNOME client for working with online journals

Drivel is a GNOME client for working with online journals, commonly known as weblogs or simply ‘blogs’.

Most popular journal servers are supported, including Advogato, Atom, Blogger, LiveJournal, and MovableType.

It retains a simple and elegant design while providing many powerful features.

Features include:

  • Support for LiveJournal, Blogger, MovableType, Advogato, and Atom journals (systems based off these are also supported, including WordPress and Drupal).
  • The ability to post, edit, delete, and view recent entries.
  • Integrated spellchecking and HTML syntax highlighting.
  • Keyboard shortcuts.
  • Offline composition and editing.
  • Automatic recovery in the event of a crash.
  • Journal system extensions, including LiveJournal security groups and MovableType categories.

Developer: Neil Williams, Todd Kulesza, Davyd Madeley
License: GNU GPL v2


Drivel is written in C. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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