DV Dream Journal Exporter. Exports dream journals from Dream Views in original BBCode format.
What is it?
dvdje exports Dream Views dream journals in their original BBCode formatting to your computer, which is useful if you wish to keep backups or are planning on moving your dream journaling elsewhere.
- Python 3
- A dream journal on Dream Views
How do I install it?
The easy way, from PyPI:
$ easy_install dvdje
The hard way, from GIT:
$ git clone http://github.com/Wintervenom/dvdje.git $ cd dvdje
If you did it the hard way, then, install with:
# python3 setup.py install
Alternatively, if you want to only install it locally for yourself:
$ python3 setup.py install --user
How do I use it?
From the command line, simply run dvdje:
$ dvdje DV Dream Journal Exporter Version 20131030-1 by Scott Garrett <email@example.com> This script will save a copy of all dream journal entries from Dream Views in their original BBCode formatting by reading entries from the journal editor.
You’ll be asked for your forum username and password, whether or not to append the journal titles to the file names, and a place to save the journal entries ("DV Dream Journals" in the current directory, by default).
DV Username: serpentoj DV Password: Add entry titles to filename [Y/n]? n Save directory [DV Dream Journals]:
Next, dvdje will attempt to log in and export your dream journals entries. You’ll get a bunch of status messages about the process:
2013-10-30 00:04:49,405 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Using save directory: DV Dream Journals 2013-10-30 00:04:49,405 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Logging in as serpentoj 2013-10-30 00:04:50,112 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Logged in successfully 2013-10-30 00:04:50,112 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Creating save directory: DV Dream Journals 2013-10-30 00:04:50,113 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Gathering up edit links from blogs/serpentoj ... 2013-10-30 00:04:55,573 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Getting entry: http://www.dreamviews.com/blog_post.php?do=editblog&b=37412 2013-10-30 00:04:56,631 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Parsing entry 2013-10-30 00:04:56,684 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Writing entry to disk: 2012-08-18 1027.txt 2013-10-30 00:04:56,684 [INFO] dvdje.main.main: Entry saved.
When it it done, it will simply exit, and your dream journals will be in the save directory.
$ cat "DV Dream Journals/2010-12-27 1000.txt" Date: 2010-12-27 10:00 Title: [27 Dec 2010] Clouds, Rings Tags: non-lucid, false awakening I climbed out of bed and stood at the window. There were rings of clouds pulsing rapidly from a point in the sky. I was just about to go running off to see what was happening, but the music from my stereo woke me up.
- HTML export option.
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