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Weebcrawler - 4chan Image Downloader

Python script to download images and videos from a 4chan thread. Images are downloaded into the current working directory.

Setup

These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine for development and testing purposes.

Prerequisites

Python 3 is all that is required to run the program.

Installing

git clone https://github.com/powtrak/weebcrawler

You can also download the zip stand alone as well

Running

Run the script from the directory you want to download the images into and pass the url for the thread as the only argument.

python weebcrawler.py [thread]

Usage

usage: weebcrawler.py [-h] thread

weebcrawler

positional arguments:
  thread      url for the thread on 4chan

optional arguments:
  -h, --help  show this help message and exit

Thanks to Exceen, I used his 4chan downloader as a guide and learning project to make this.

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