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freepost is a web-based discussion board developed by The Peers Community, where users can submit links and text posts that other users can vote and discuss. An instance of freepost is hosted on TuxFamily and accessible at

It is one of the early projects developed by the community[cit1].


The software was initially developed with the Symfony PHP framework[cit2][cit3], but it was later rewritten in plain PHP[cit4][cit5]. In 2018 it was rewritten again from scratch using the Bottle web framework, thus changing the code base from PHP to Python^Add references^.