Unofficial Python interface for Diaspora* social network
diaspy is a set of modules which form an Python interface to the API of
Diaspora* social network.
Test suite will cause problems when run with 2.x so testing should be done using python3 interpreter.
Object oriented design of
diaspy makes it easily reusable by other
developers who want to use only part of the interface and create derivative
works from it.
Developers who don't like the design of
diaspy and want to create something better
can use only
diaspy.connection.Connection() object as it is capable of
doing everything. Other modules are just layers that provide easier access to
parts of the Diaspora* API.
List of software
diaspy requires to run.
Versions used by maintainer are the ones available in stock Arch x86_64 repositories.
Version: 3.3.3 Website
Version: 2.1.0 Website
Version: >= 2.2 Website
1. Posting text to your stream
You only need two objects to do this:
>>> import diaspy >>> c = diaspy.connection.Connection(pod='https://pod.example.com', ... username='foo', ... password='bar') >>> c.login() >>> stream = diaspy.streams.Stream(c) >>> stream.post('Your first post')
2. Reference implementation
There is no official reference implementation of D* client using
diaspy.client module is no longer maintained and will be removed in the future.
However, there is a small script written that uses
diaspy as its backend.
diacli in marekjm's repositories on GitHub.
To get more information about how the code works read
./doc/ directory) and manual (