Library for interacting with the Stack Exchange API
This is a Python wrappers for the Stack Exchange API. This library supports Stack Exchange API v2.2.
This library has support for:
The Stack Exchange backoff parameter. It will automatically force a delay to match the parameter.
Read and write functionality via the API.
Can retrieve multiple pages of results with a single call and merges all the results into a single response.
Throws exceptions returned by the API for easier troubleshooting.
Establish a connection to Stack Overflow and gather some comments
from stackapi import StackAPI SITE = StackAPI('stackoverflow') comments = SITE.fetch('comments')
The above, will issue a call to the comments. end point on Stack Overflow.
Much more detailed documentation is available on ReadTheDocs.
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