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Get metadata from DHT network

Project Description

Get metadata from DHT network. A BEP-9 implementation on Python 3.5+


import asyncio
from mala import get_metadata

loop = asyncio.get_event_loop()
metainfo = loop.run_until_complete(get_metadata(
    'infohash', 'ip', 'port', loop=self.loop

Or, use with Maga

from maga import Maga
from mala import get_metadata

class Crawler(Maga):
    async def handle_get_peers(self, infohash, addr):

    async def handle_announce_peer(self, infohash, addr, peer_addr):
        metainfo = await get_metadata(
            infohash, peer_addr[0], peer_addr[1], loop=self.loop

crawler = Crawler()
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