The professional RSS enclosure downloader.
- Should run on recent python (2.7.x) (ideally 2.7 latest stable)
- Lets you reference feeds based on user defined aliases [ex: "trms", "maddow"]
- Supports OPML.
- Supports various downloads methods: requests, urlgrabber (pycurl based)
- Cross-platform folder support, progress meter for UNIX operating systems, but only works on windows if you enable Termios support.
- Tells you when a download is done (OSD-notify, Growl, Growl for Windows)
- A fun assassin theme
Add a feed.
hitman.py add http://www.democracynow.org/podcast-video.xml
hitman.py alias "Democracy Now! Video" dn
Download latest enclosures (episodes) of every feed.
Import your RSS feeds (via OPML)
hitman.py import myfeeds.opml
New in 1.2
- 2.7 only! (lets us do multi "withs", would accept pull request to add 2.6 support back)
- moving from raw dbm use to shelve
- use requests, pypi for all deps