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A Pastebin API Wrapper for Python

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Pastebin API wrapper for Python (pbwrap)

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**Python API wrapper for the Pastebin Public API.
Only Python 3 supported!


This wrapper is based on Pastebin API read their Documentation here.
for extra information and usage guide.


For a full list of the methods offered by the package Read.


Import and instantiate a Pastebin Object.

from pbwrap import Pastebin

pastebin = Pastebin(api_dev_key)


Get User Id

Returns a string with the user_id created after authentication.

user_id = pastebin.authenticate(username, password)
Get Trending Pastes details

Returns a list containing Paste objects of the top 18 trending Pastes.

trending_pastes = pastebin.get_trending()

Type models


Some API endpoints return paste data in xml format the wrapper either converts them in a python dictionary format
or returns them as Paste objects which contain the following fields:

  • key
  • date in UNIXTIME
  • title
  • size
  • expire_date
  • private
  • format_short
  • format_long
  • url
  • hits


pbwrap is released under MIT License

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