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CLI client for lufi service

Project description

What

pylufic is a command line tool which allow to interact with Let's Upload File (Lufi) instances, that is to download and upload client-side encrypted files.

Why

Lufi is a web-application allowing client-side encrypted file transfers between users. Hence you don't have to trust the service provider to protect your data.

However Lufi works in a web browser, like Firefox or Chormium. When you don't want to run a full-featured graphical web browser on your machine to use it, you need a command line.

pylufic is a python implementation of a Lufi CLI, useful for those who already have Python in their environments.

How

pylufic use the same software libraries as the Javascript version - websocket client and Standford Javascript Cryptography Library (SJCL) - but in their python implementations.

Use

Install

Be sure to have Python 3.6+ installed.

Git clone this repo (or download as zip) :

git clone https://framagit.org/setop/pylufic.git && cd pylufic

Optionally, create python virtual environment :

python3 -m venv .venv && . .venv/bin/activate

Pip install requirements (use sudo if not in a venv) :

pip install -r requirements.txt

If you want to test libraries, run :

./sjcl-test.py && ./ws-test.py

Run

pylufic uses baker library which provide inline help

Help

./pylufic.py

Upload

./pylufic.py file service_url

You may use "https://framadrop.org/" (consider donation).

download

./pylufic.py url

Be aware a file is opened in the current directory in append mode with the name provided in the metadata of the transfer.

delete

To delete a file use link provided by upload function.

An example using curl :

curl -s -S 'https://framadrop.org/d/<shortid>/<token>' | html2text

Limitation

pylufic handles only one file at a time ; no multi-files upload or download.

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