BORIS forum of users

A chat platform for BORIS users is available on Gitter (Github or Gitlab or Twitter account required)

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Bug report and feature request

Please report any bug (found in the latest BORIS version) using the GitHub repository or eventually by e-mail (in english, french or italian) (remember to indicate your OS, your OS version, the BORIS version you are using).

For suggestion and feature request please use the GitHub repository.


BORIS is developed entirely with open source software.

BORIS is developped in Python 3.6 using PyQt5 for the GUI.
The VLC Python binding is used to play media files.
The Matplotlib python 2D plotting library is used for plotting events and generating the spectrogram.
The FFmpeg multimedia framework is used to extract media files parameters, in frame-by-frame mode and in spectrogram visualization.
The Tablib Python module is used to export data in TSV, CSV, ODS, XLSX, HTML and XLS formats.
The Graphviz graph visualization software is used (optionally) to generate transitions graph.
BORIS executable files are deployed on Windows, Mac and Linux with PyInstaller
The BORIS web site is made using Pelican static site generator.