In the words of Raphael Balimann (the original author):

Synclosure is a rss enclosure aggregator to flexibly download the files. It supports filter keywords, custom actions and a caching mechanism.

Written using Python, it has cross-platform support. Synclosure is open source and released under the terms of the GNU General Public License. Synclosure dependencies are also open source, but may be released under different licenses. Every effort has been made to include the relevant license where applicable, or at the very least link to it.

Current development takes place here on The original project page is still available here.


Support & getting help

For getting help or to discuss Synclosure, you can browse the forums located here.

Before submitting a bug report, a patch or a feature request here, please read the Submission guidelines.

Contributing and helping out

Right now the biggest way to help out is with branding. There is a shortage of project members who are talented artists and there are several open issues they could help with.

In general, any unclaimed, open issue is free for the taking. Just read the Submission guidelines before doing so.

Thanks for your interest!