Joystick is a fedora-messaging consumer that listens to The application processes the messages, the extract out the required metadata and call plume with the required arguments. The project is in active development state

Development Guide

If you would like to write a patch for Joystick, this document will help you get started.

Quick Development setup

We would be using virtualenv to setup the project. Joystick uses Python3.

Clone the repo:

git clone
cd joystick

Setup the Python3 virtualenv:

python3 -m venv --system-site-packages .venv
source .venv/bin/activate

Install the development dependencies:

python3 develop

Start the fedora-messaging consumer:

fedora-messaging --conf joystick.toml consume

Running the tests

You can run the unit-tests, which live in the joystick.tests package, with the following command:

python3 -m pytest joystick

To generate the test coverage report, run the following command:

python3 -m pytest --cov=joystick --cov-report html joystick
cd htmlcov
python3 -m http.server

Once the last command fires up the server, head over to http://localhost:8000/ in your browser.

Copyright and License

This project is copyright Red Hat and other contributors, licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 3. See the LICENSE file for the complete text of the license. Refer to the git history for complete authorship details