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Snapchat API client in Python

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A Python library for the Snapchat API

The implementation is partially based on php-snapchat by dstelljes and the
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Pysnap is a standard Python package (setuptools) which can be installed by

python install

If you prefer not to install it globally, you can install it inside a

Example API usage


from pprint import pprint
from pysnap import Snapchat

s = Snapchat()
s.login('username', 'password')
snaps = s.get_snaps()


Basic clients

There are two basic clients included in the package, `` for
downloading stories and `` for downloading snaps.

$ -h
Basic Snapchat client

Usage: [-q] -u <username> [-p <password>] <path>

-h --help Show usage
-q --quiet Suppress output
-u --username=<username> Username
-p --password=<password> Password (optional, will prompt if omitted)

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