Why Paelito

Paelito is a book maker and reader Paelito checks if a book has been updated when you open it.


For Windows OS

  1. Download from Here
  2. And then Run the downloaded setup

For Ubuntu OS

  1. Launch the terminal
  2. Download the install script with
  3. Run chmod +x
  4. Execute the install script with sudo ./

Updating the Books that Comes with Paelito

Delete the book and it would be redownloaded.

Creating a Paelito Book

On Windows the book's folder must be created in $HOME\paelito_data\p

On Ubuntu the book's folder must be created in $HOME/paelito_data/p

Every item of the book must be placed in the a single directory. There must not be any subdirectory.

Each book must be written using markdown. A search on Google would explain how to use it.

Every book must contain the following: details.zconf, toc.txt, cover.png, some markdown files

A bg.png (repeating sprite) and a font.ttf (custom font) are optional.


Get the details.zconf template from github and fill it for your book.


A sample toc.txt

A Business Man

A Factory Boss

A Poor Person

Bad Marriages


Birth of Gavinska

Broken Company

Dead Men Arose

Dead Sames

Fiction on Ardarn


On Images

To include an image into your book, please include the image into the book folder

To display the image, say for example dd.png write it such as:


Final Step

On ubuntu switch to /opt/saenuma/paelito/ and run ./paelito.maker {folder_name} to create the book

On windows switch to C:\Program Files (x86)\Paelito and the run paelito_maker.exe {folder_name} to create the book

Reading a book

On Windows the book must be placed in $HOME\paelito_data\lib

On Ubuntu the book must be placed in $HOME/paelito_data/lib