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Python downloader with progress

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## Homura

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Homura (ほむら) is a Python downloader with progress, which can be used to download large files.

It is named after [Homura Akemi](>).

### Features

* PycURL based
* Resume downloads (if server supports [byte ranges]( on the resource)
* Support for `requests.Session`

### Installation

Homura depends on [PycURL]( Install dependencies before installing the python package:

#### Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install build-essential libcurl4-openssl-dev python-dev

#### Fedora


sudo yum groupinstall "Development Tools"
sudo yum install libcurl libcurl-devel python-devel


sudo dnf groupinstall "Development Tools"
sudo dnf install libcurl libcurl-devel python-devel

#### Install Homura

pip install homura

### Usage

The simplest usage is to import the utility function `download`:

from homura import download
3% 6.2 MiB 739.5 KiB/s 0:04:28 ETA

To specify path for downloaded file:


You can specify extra headers as a dictionary:

download(url='', headers={'API-Key': '123456'})

You can work with `Session` objects of the [requests]( library:

import requests
s = requests.Session()
# Do some work with `s` and send requests
download(url='', session=s)

Pass options to `setopt` of the `pycurl.Curl` object via the `pass_through_opts` argument:

import pycurl
download(url=url, pass_through_opts={pycurl.FOLLOWLOCATION: True})


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