Q: How does this work ?
It browses public repositories and then, checks the needed packages. Wicopa is coded with PHP/JS and a SQL database.
Q: What does Wicopa mean and what is the main purpose of it ?
Web Interface for Container Packaging
. It has been designed in order to help basic users to package applications using singularity or docker. We know that docker containers should be as small as possible, however some people could have different use cases, particularly when you do not need to use it as a service.
Q: Is it OpenSource ? Can I clone and modify it ?
Yes it is OpenSource ! Obviously, you can modify it. It is licensed under
Apache v2 License
terms. The code is avalaible
. You can clone it with
git clone https://gitlab.mbb.univ-montp2.fr/jlopez/wicopa
. Every contributions are welcome.