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#!/usr/bin/env python
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
from getpass import getpass
from gmusicapi import Mobileclient
def ask_for_credentials():
"""Make an instance of the api and attempts to login with it.
Return the authenticated api.
"""
# We're not going to upload anything, so the Mobileclient is what we want.
api = Mobileclient()
logged_in = False
attempts = 0
while not logged_in and attempts < 3:
email = raw_input('Email: ')
password = getpass()
logged_in = api.login(email, password)
attempts += 1
return api
def demonstrate():
"""Demonstrate some api features."""
api = ask_for_credentials()
if not api.is_authenticated():
print "Sorry, those credentials weren't accepted."
return
print 'Successfully logged in.'
print
# Get all of the users songs.
# library is a big list of dictionaries, each of which contains a single song.
print 'Loading library...',
library = api.get_all_songs()
print 'done.'
print len(library), 'tracks detected.'
print
# Show some info about a song. There is no guaranteed order;
# this is essentially a random song.
first_song = library[0]
print "The first song I see is '{}' by '{}'.".format(
first_song['title'].encode('utf-8'),
first_song['artist'].encode('utf-8'))
# We're going to create a new playlist and add a song to it.
# Songs are uniquely identified by 'song ids', so let's get the id:
song_id = first_song['id']
print "I'm going to make a new playlist and add that song to it."
print "I'll delete it when we're finished."
print
playlist_name = raw_input('Enter a name for the playlist: ')
# Like songs, playlists have unique ids.
# Google Music allows more than one playlist of the same name;
# these ids are necessary.
playlist_id = api.create_playlist(playlist_name)
print 'Made the playlist.'
print
# Now let's add the song to the playlist, using their ids:
api.add_songs_to_playlist(playlist_id, song_id)
print 'Added the song to the playlist.'
print
# We're all done! The user can now go and see that the playlist is there.
# The web client syncs our changes in real time.
raw_input('You can now check on Google Music that the playlist exists.\n'
'When done, press enter to delete the playlist:')
api.delete_playlist(playlist_id)
print 'Deleted the playlist.'
# It's good practice to logout when finished.
api.logout()
print 'All done!'
if __name__ == '__main__':
demonstrate()
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