BORIS is a free and open-source software, and is released under the GNU General Public License.
The current version of BORIS is 7.6.1
Please acknowledge and cite the use of this software and its authors when results are used in publications or published elsewhere:
Friard, O. and Gamba, M. (2016), BORIS: a free, versatile open-source event-logging software for video/audio coding and live observations. Methods Ecol Evol, 7: 1325–1330.
If you find this software useful, please send me a nice postcard of the place where do you live.
The version 7 of BORIS is available.
This version introduces various new features:
Please note that the projects created with v. 7 will NOT be compatible with versions older than v. 7
Please test and report any bugs and regression!
See the revision history for details: https://github.com/olivierfriard/BORIS/wiki/BORIS-revision-history
The user guide is available at https://boris.readthedocs.io
All previous versions of BORIS are available in the BORIS archive. Please note that the backward compatibility of a BORIS project is not guaranteed!
You can download video samples to test BORIS on your system:
Please report any bug (found in the latest BORIS version) using the GitHub repository or eventually by e-mail (in english, french or italian). Read the FAQ first to check if your problem is already fixed and remember to indicate your OS, your OS version, the BORIS version you are using.
For suggestion and feature request please use the GitHub repository or eventually send me an e-mail.
BORIS is developed entirely with open source software.