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Podboy.png Podboy

A podcast aggregator/player

Package: podboy
Tested on: SHR



Podboy is one of the applications that runs on the Openmoko Phones. For a list of all applications, visit Applications


A podcast aggregator / player written in Python / Elementary.


  • Simple and finger friendly interface
  • Subscription, unsubscription to podcasts
  • Check for new episodes
  • Download of a single episode, all available episodes of a podcast or all available episodes
  • Delete a single episode, all episodes of a podcast or all episodes
  • Player: play/pause/stop, mute, sliders for playing position of episodes and volume
  • Volume and playing positions of episodes are saved
  • Auto-suspend is disabled during playing
  • Playing is stopped on incoming GSM call
  • Bluetooth A2DP support

The Project is hosted on Google code.

Download and installation

You can install Podboy directly from Web with opkg. All packages are available here. For example:

opkg install


Valéry Febvre