A Python command-line wrapper with github3.py library to access GitHub Gist
A Python command-line wrapper with github3.py library to access GitHub Gist.
You can install with
pip install pgist -U
easy_install -U pgist
To upload the contents of
Or you can accept stdin as a file like this:
ctrl+D to end stdin and
ctrl+C to abort.
Upload multiple files:
pgist a b c
-p to make the gist private:
pgist a.py -p
-d to add a description:
pgist -d "Say something" a.py
You can update existing gists with
pgist b.py c.py -u 2c93e03266634cd6e273
List your public gists:
And list all gists including private ones:
pgist -l -A
pgist --help for more detail.
If you want to associate your gists with your GitHub account, you need to login with pgist. It doesn’t store your username and password, it just uses them to get an OAuth2 token (with the “gist” permission).
pgist --login GitHub username(default is xxxxx): douglarek GitHub password for douglarek: Done ...
After you’ve done this, you can still upload gists anonymously with
pgist a.py -a
- github3.py by Ian Cordasco.
Licensed under the Apache 2.0 license. Bug-reports, and pull requests are welcome.