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Download a single directory/folder from a GitHub repo

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  • Minimal and colorful output 🌈
  • Works on Linux, MacOS, and Windows
  • Support recursive downloading


$ pip3 install --user gitdir

# Yes, thats all :)


usage: gitdir [-h] [--output_dir OUTPUT_DIR] [--flatten] urls [urls ...]

Download directories/folders from GitHub

positional arguments:
  urls                  List of Github directories to download.

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --output_dir OUTPUT_DIR, -d OUTPUT_DIR
                        All directories will be downloaded to the specified
  --flatten, -f         Flatten directory structures. Do not create extra
                        directory and download found files to output
                        directory. (default to current directory if not

Packge Entry

You can use python -m gitdir / python3 -m gitdir in case the short command does not work.


To exit the program, just press CTRL+C.


MIT License

Copyright (c) 2019 Siddharth Dushantha

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