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MyAnimeList web scraper

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MyAnimeList web scraper is a Python library for gathering data for analysis.


Use the online documentation, and just:

pip install mal-scraper

We follow Semantic Versioning.


Please see the Contributing documentation page for full details, and especially look at the tips section.

After cloning, and creating a virtualenv, install the development dependencies:

pip install -e .[develop]

To run the all tests, skipping the python interpreters you don’t have:

tox --skip-missing-interpreters

Project Notes:

  • Tests will always mock requests to the internet. You can set the environment variable LIVE_RESPONSES=1 to properly test web scraping.
  • You can look at coverage results inside htmlcov/index.html.

Note, to combine the coverage data from all the tox environments run:

set PYTEST_ADDOPTS=--cov-append
PYTEST_ADDOPTS=--cov-append tox


0.2.1 (2017-05-01)

  • Add Season as an Enum rather than a simple string (backwards-incompatible)
  • Fix failing tests due to version number

0.2.0 (2017-05-01)

  • Alter anime retrieval API to use exceptions (backwards-incompatible)
  • Improve documentation (mainly around the anime API)

0.1.0 (2016-05-15)

  • First release on PyPI.

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