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Intelligent proxy pool for Humans™

Project description

An intelligent proxy pool for humanities, only supports Python 3.6. Key features:

  • Automatic proxy ip crawling and validation

  • Easy-to-use JSON API

  • Simple but beautiful web-based user interface (eg. geographical distribution of proxies)

  • Get started with only 1 command minimally

  • Simple HTTP Forward proxy server

  • Scrapy and requests integration with only 1 line of code minimally

  • Headless browser crawling

对于偏好中文的用户,请阅读 中文文档。For those who prefer to use Chinese, please read the Chinese Documentation


Please read the Documentation.

Quick start


Install directly via pip

pip install scylla
scylla --help
scylla # Run the crawler and web server for JSON API

Install from source

git clone
cd scylla

pip install -r requirements.txt

npm install # or yarn install
make assets-build

python -m scylla

For Windows user who fails at installing sanic due to uvloop does not support Windows at the moment:

export SANIC_NO_UVLOOP=true
export SANIC_NO_UJSON=true
pip3 install sanic

If this also fails, yoi will need to manual install sanic from source.


Please see Projects.

Development and Contribution

git clone
cd scylla

pip install -r requirements.txt

npm install # or `yarn install`
make assets-build


If you wish to run tests locally, the commands are shown below:

pip install -r tests/requirements-test.txt
pytest tests/

You are welcomed to add more test cases to this project, increasing the robustness of this project.

Naming of This Project

Scylla is derived from the name of a group of memory chips in the American TV series, Prison Break. This project was named after this American TV series to pay tribute to it.


If you find this project useful, could you please donate some money to it?

No matter how much the money is, Your donation will inspire the author to develop new features continuously! 🎉 Thank you!

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Apache License 2.0. For more details, please read the LICENSE file.

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