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CLI program to quickly share directories using a http server

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Description
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QuickShare (qs) is a variant of the (now legacy) SimpleHTTPServer present in
python 2.x. It allows one to share quickly directories by opening a http
server. qs supports both python2 and python3.

You can define an upload rate limit to prevent the clients from using all
your bandwidth and it automatically searches a free port if the given or
default one is taken.

Why QuickShare?
===============

http://xkcd.com/949/

Sharing is fun, but it quickly becomes a pain when dealing with multiple
operating systems, platforms and unexperimented users. Nowadays, almost
everything has a web interface, why should'nt we use it?

Documentation
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Usage: qs [-h] [-p PORT] [-r RATE] [--no-sf] [FILE]...

Options:
-h, --help Print this help and exit.
-p, --port PORT Port on which the server is listenning.
Default is 8000
-r, --rate RATE Limit upload to RATE in ko/s.
Default is 0 meaning no limitation.
--no-sf Do not search a free port if the selected one is taken.
Otherwise, increase the port number until it finds one.
--version Print the current version

Arguments:
FILE Files or directory to share.
Default is the current directory: `.'
If '-' is given, read from stdin.

Dependencies
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docopt https://github.com/docopt/docopt or "pip install docopt"

Install
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The simplest is to use

pip install qs

or, in this directory,

python setup.py install

License
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This program is under the GPLv3 License.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.

Contact
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Main developper: Cédric Picard
Email: cedric.picard@efrei.net
Twitter: @Cym13
GPG: 383A 76B9 D68D 2BD6 9D2B 4716 E3B9 F4FE 5CED 42CB

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