Scripting way to upload videos to peertube and youtube
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# coding: utf-8
prismedia_upload - tool to upload videos to Peertube and Youtube
Usage: --file=<FILE> [options] --file=<FILE> --tags=STRING [--mt options] -h | --help --version
--name=NAME Name of the video to upload. (default to video filename)
-d, --description=STRING Description of the video. (default: default description)
-t, --tags=STRING Tags for the video. comma separated.
WARN: tags with space and special characters (!, ', ", ?, ...)
are not supported by Mastodon to be published from Peertube
use mastodon compatibility below
--mt Force Mastodon compatibility for tags (drop every incompatible characters inside tags)
This option requires --tags
-c, --category=STRING Category for the videos, see below. (default: Films)
--cca License should be CreativeCommon Attribution (affects Youtube upload only)
-p, --privacy=STRING Choose between public, unlisted or private. (default: private)
--disable-comments Disable comments (Peertube only as YT API does not support) (default: comments are enabled)
--nsfw Set the video as No Safe For Work (Peertube only as YT API does not support) (default: video is safe)
--nfo=STRING Configure a specific nfo file to set options for the video.
By default Prismedia search a .txt based on video name
See nfo_example.txt for more details
--platform=STRING List of platform(s) to upload to, comma separated.
Supported platforms are youtube and peertube (default is both)
--language=STRING Specify the default language for video. See below for supported language. (default is English)
--publishAt=DATE Publish the video at the given DATE using local server timezone.
DATE should be on the form YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss eg: 2018-03-12T19:00:00
DATE should be in the future
For Peertube, requires the "atd" and "curl utilities installed on the system
--thumbnail=STRING Path to a file to use as a thumbnail for the video.
Supported types are jpg and jpeg.
By default, prismedia search for an image based on video name followed by .jpg or .jpeg
-h --help Show this help.
--version Show version.
Category is the type of video you upload. Default is films.
Here are available categories from Peertube and Youtube:
music, films, vehicles,
sports, travels, gaming, people,
comedy, entertainment, news,
how to, education, activism, science & technology,
science, technology, animals
Language of the video (audio track), choose one. Default is English
Here are available languages from Peertube and Youtube:
Arabic, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian,
Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish
from os.path import dirname, realpath
import sys
import datetime
import logging
logging.basicConfig(format='%(asctime)s %(message)s', level=logging.INFO)
from docopt import docopt
# Allows a relative import from the parent folder
sys.path.insert(0, dirname(realpath(__file__)) + "/lib")
import yt_upload
import pt_upload
import utils
# noinspection PyUnresolvedReferences
from schema import Schema, And, Or, Optional, SchemaError
except ImportError:
logging.error('This program requires that the `schema` data-validation library'
' is installed: \n'
# noinspection PyUnresolvedReferences
import magic
except ImportError:
logging.error('This program requires that the `python-magic` library'
' is installed, NOT the Python bindings to libmagic API \n'
VERSION = "prismedia v0.5"
VALID_PRIVACY_STATUSES = ('public', 'private', 'unlisted')
"music", "films", "vehicles",
"sports", "travels", "gaming", "people",
"comedy", "entertainment", "news",
"how to", "education", "activism", "science & technology",
"science", "technology", "animals"
VALID_PLATFORM = ('youtube', 'peertube')
VALID_LANGUAGES = ('arabic', 'english', 'french',
'german', 'hindi', 'italian',
'japanese', 'korean', 'mandarin',
'portuguese', 'punjabi', 'russian', 'spanish')
def validateVideo(path):
supported_types = ['video/mp4']
if magic.from_file(path, mime=True) in supported_types:
return path
return False
def validateCategory(category):
if category.lower() in VALID_CATEGORIES:
return True
return False
def validatePrivacy(privacy):
if privacy.lower() in VALID_PRIVACY_STATUSES:
return True
return False
def validatePlatform(platform):
for plfrm in platform.split(','):
if plfrm.lower().replace(" ", "") not in VALID_PLATFORM:
return False
return True
def validateLanguage(language):
if language.lower() in VALID_LANGUAGES:
return True
return False
def validatePublish(publish):
# Check date format and if date is future
now =
publishAt = datetime.datetime.strptime(publish, '%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M:%S')
if now >= publishAt:
return False
except ValueError:
return False
return True
def validateThumbnail(thumbnail):
supported_types = ['image/jpg', 'image/jpeg']
if magic.from_file(thumbnail, mime=True) in supported_types:
return thumbnail
return False
if __name__ == '__main__':
options = docopt(__doc__, version=VERSION)
schema = Schema({
'--file': And(str, validateVideo, error='file is not supported, please use mp4'),
Optional('--name'): Or(None, And(
lambda x: not x.isdigit(),
error="The video name should be a string")
Optional('--description'): Or(None, And(
lambda x: not x.isdigit(),
error="The video name should be a string")
Optional('--tags'): Or(None, And(
lambda x: not x.isdigit(),
error="Tags should be a string")
Optional('--mt'): bool,
Optional('--category'): Or(None, And(
error="Category not recognized, please see --help")
Optional('--language'): Or(None, And(
error="Language not recognized, please see --help")
Optional('--privacy'): Or(None, And(
error="Please use recognized privacy between public, unlisted or private")
Optional('--nfo'): Or(None, str),
Optional('--platform'): Or(None, And(str, validatePlatform, error="Sorry, upload platform not supported")),
Optional('--publishAt'): Or(None, And(
error="DATE should be the form YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss and has to be in the future")
Optional('--cca'): bool,
Optional('--disable-comments'): bool,
Optional('--nsfw'): bool,
Optional('--thumbnail'): Or(None, And(
str, validateThumbnail, error='thumbnail is not supported, please use jpg/jpeg'),
'--help': bool,
'--version': bool
options = utils.parseNFO(options)
if not options.get('--thumbnail'):
options = utils.searchThumbnail(options)
options = schema.validate(options)
except SchemaError as e:
if options.get('--platform') is None or "youtube" in options.get('--platform'):
if options.get('--platform') is None or "peertube" in options.get('--platform'):