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Python module to extract useful info from an IPA

Project Description

pyipa: a lib for parsing IPA files

This is a library to easily extract information from IPA files, and also a command line utility to do that


  pyipa manifest <IPA> <IPA_URL> <ICON_URL> [<MANIFEST_FILENAME>]
  pyipa icons <IPA> [<OUTPUT_DIR>]
  pyipa [-k --keys=<comma_list>] [-o --out=<json>] [--icons] <IPA>
  pyipa --all [-o --out=<json>] <IPA>
  pyipa (-h | --help)
  pyipa --version

  -k --keys=<comma_list>  Keys to extracts in a comma separated list [default: CFBundleDisplayName,CFBundleIdentifier,CFBundleVersion]
  -o --out=<json>         Type of output can be json,text [default: json]
  --icons                 Extract icons in calling dir
  --all                   Extracts ALL Info.plist keys ignoring -k option
  -h --help               Show this screen.
  --version               Show version.


  1. Fork the project on github to start making your changes
  2. Send pull requests with your bug fixes or features
  3. Submit and create issues on github


  • Cli doesn’t extract Icons from a Newstand IPA

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