A Paper-like Pomodoro Timer


Work in progress, please see the code.

Yet an other pomodoro timer…

…but this one different.

Paper like

  • Thanks to a simple design, you won’t spend more time to manage your task list than you would need to actually do it!
  • Never change your log file (you edit it with your favorite text editor)


  • Written in OCaml, a type-safe language
  • Internally use timer that remain accurate even when the programme is frozen for a while

Light and fast

  • NCurse like interface
  • Careful design, to limit memory and CPU footprint

Get started


©  Clément Joly, 2016


This software is a computer program whose purpose is to use Pomodoro method.

This software is governed by the CeCILL-B license under French law and
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