SnipplrPy is a class written in Python to support all the functionalities offered by the great service snipplr.com through xml-rpc.
It covers all functions in snipplr api, plus other usefull features such as posting file contents and retrieving plain source code.
This class works on any system running Python 2.4 or newer. A snipplr api key is needed if you want use user functionalities like posting or deleting snippets.
Download the file, uncompress it and:sudo python setup.py install
[code]from SnipplrPy import *
snipplr = SnipplrPy()
snipplr.setup("your api key code")[/code]
Getting some plugins by tag
[code]snippets = snipplr.list("python")
for snippet in snippets:
Posting and deleting a snippet
[code]src="""print "Hello World!\n""""
snipplr.post("Hello world python", src, "python programming simple")
Posting a whole file and getting plain source code
[code]snipplr.post_file("/usr/local/src/code.py","Simple python snippet","python simple")
src = snipplr.get_source_plain_text(1273)[/code]
SnipplrPy.py — Snipplr Python Wrapper
Copyright (C) 2007 – Francisco Jesús Jordano Jiménez <email@example.com>
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option)
any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
GNU General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place – Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.
Some ideas and code taken from Avinash Vora (http://www.avinashv.net/) and
his tool SnipplrCLI (http://www.avinashv.net/snipplrcli/)