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README.md

GithubCloner

A script that clones Github repositories of users and organizations.

Usage

Description Command
Help ./githubcloner.py --help
Clone all repositories of a single user. ./githubcloner.py --user user -o /tmp/output
Clone all repositories of multiple users. ./githubcloner.py --user user1,user2,user3 -o /tmp/output
Clone all repositories of a single organization. ./githubcloner.py --org organization -o /tmp/output
Clone all repositories of multiple organizations. ./githubcloner.py --org organization1,organization2 -o /tmp/output
Modify the amount of used threads ./githubcloner.py --user user --threads 10 -o /tmp/output
Clone all repositories of an organization, along with all repositories of the organization's members. ./githubcloner.py --org organization --include-org-members -o /tmp/output
Use Github authentication in the task. ./githubcloner.py --org organization -o /tmp/output --authentication user:token
Clone authenticated repositories that the authenticated user has access to. ./githubcloner.py -o /tmp/output --authentication user:token --include-authenticated-repos
Include gists. ./githubcloner.py --user user -o /tmp/output --include-gists
Print gathered URLs only and then exit. ./githubcloner.py --user user --include-gists --echo-urls

Compatibility

The project is compatible with both Python 2 and Python 3.

Requirements

  • Python2 or Python3
  • requests
  • gitpython

License

The project is licensed under MIT License.

Legal Disclaimer

This project is made for educational and ethical testing purposes only. It is the end user's responsibility to obey all applicable local, state and federal laws. Developers assume no liability and are not responsible for any misuse or damage caused by this program.

Author

Mazin Ahmed