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Archivy extension to sync upvoted posts from your hn account to your archivy instance.

Project description

archivy-hn allows users to sync the posts they've upvoted on hacker news to their Archivy knowledge base.

It is an official extension developed by archivy.



You need to have archivy already installed.

Run pip install archivy_hn (or pip3 if you're on ubuntu).


Refer below to see the commands and options you can run:

Usage: archivy hn-sync [OPTIONS]

  Pull your upvoted or favorited posts from Hacker News and save their
  contents into your knowledge base

  --post-type TEXT    Whether to sync upvoted posts or favorited ones. One of
                      'upvoted' or 'favorites'

  --save-comments     Whether or not the hacker news comments should also be

  --username TEXT     Username on Hacker News  [required]
  --hn-password TEXT
  --help              Show this message and exit.

Install in Docker

To install this plugin inside the official Docker image for Archivy, do the following:

  1. docker exec -u 0 archivy apk add libxml2-dev to install the libxml2-dev dependency.
  2. docker exec -u 0 archivy apk add libxslt-dev to install the libxslt-dev dependency.
  3. docker exec archivy pip install archivy_hn to install the plugin.

Usage in Docker

To execute commands within the container, use the docker exec -it archivy archivy hn-sync [OPTIONS] format. For example: docker exec -it archivy archivy hn-sync --username example --hn-password password --save-comments.


You can open any issues or feature requests here.

You can also talk to me directly on the Archivy discord server

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