[weboob] cclive and quvi

Noé Rubinstein noe.rubinstein at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 11:43:07 CEST 2011

> cclive is a tool to download which uses libquvi, a library which supports more
> than 30 video websites. It is written in C++, and backends are written in lua.

Have known this one for quite some time, never really used it though.

> I think we should ease backend creation, and avoid copy/paste from other
> backends. Perhaps there are too many files in a backend, or many classes
> (backend + brother + video + pages) for little quantity of code. The more
> meaningful example is radios, where there are really few lines exploded in many
> files.

IMHO some of the tools provided in Weboob would be handier with less
magic and a more straightforward interface, not based on a specific
object model.

Noé Rubinstein
École Centrale d'Électronique, promotion 2012
tel: +33 6 36 13 05 33

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