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Overcast podcast link parser especially for pythonista.

Project description

Overcast URL to podcast information

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Python library to obtain RSS feed URL from Overcast link, built especially for Pythonista

Installation / Upgrade

This can be installed one of two ways:

First, it can be installed directly in Pythonista with StaSh

pip install overcast_parser

Alternately, you can copy this entire repo to Pythonista and start immediately editing This can be done either with a git tool in Pythonista or, on your Mac, copying this to the Pythonista3 iCloud directory.


See for full pythonista script

from overcast_parser.OvercastParser import OvercastParser

parser = OvercastParser()

data = requests.get(overcast_url).text

(itunes_id, stream_url, overcast_id, title) = parser.parse_overcast(data)

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Pull requests are welcome. For major changes, please open an issue first to discuss what you would like to change.

Planned improvements

  • Proper error catching / throwing
  • Consistent API between Overcast parsing, iTunes parsing, and RSS parsing

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This project is linted with pyflakes and makes strict use of Black for code formatting.




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