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README.md

Picasaweb::Backup

A gem and executable to backup all your photos stored on Google's Picasaweb service.

The original code came from http://blog.costan.us/2010/01/automated-backup-for-picasa-web-albums.html

Installation

$ gem install picasaweb-backup

Usage

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version 0.2.0

Options
        --dir DIR                    optional directory in which the download should be executed
    -h, --help                       print this help section

Create an empty folder and place a file called account.yml with the following content (make sure you leave a space after the colon):

username: YOUR_USERNAME
password: PASSWORD

In the same directory run the following command

$ picasaweb-backup

and watch your photos being downloaded.

Contributing

  1. Fork it
  2. Create your feature branch (git checkout -b my-new-feature)
  3. Commit your changes (git commit -am 'Added some feature')
  4. Push to the branch (git push origin my-new-feature)
  5. Create new Pull Request
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