Source code for medium_api._latestposts

latestposts module

[docs] class LatestPosts: """LatestPosts Class With `LatestPosts` object, you can use the following properties and methods: - latestposts.ids - latestposts.articles - latestposts.fetch_articles() Note: `LatestPosts` class is NOT intended to be used directly by importing. See :obj:`medium_api.medium.Medium.latestposts`. """ def __init__(self, topic_slug, get_resp, fetch_articles, fetch_users, fetch_publications, fetch_lists): self.topic_slug = str(topic_slug) self.__get_resp = get_resp self.__fetch_articles = fetch_articles self.__fetch_users = fetch_users self.__fetch_publications = fetch_publications self.__fetch_lists = fetch_lists self.__ids = None self.__posts = None @property def ids(self): """To get the article_ids of the latestposts Returns: list[str]: Returns a list of article ids (str). """ if self.__ids is None: resp, _ = self.__get_resp(f'/latestposts/{self.topic_slug}') try: self.__ids = list(resp['latestposts']) except KeyError: print("[ERROR]: An error occurred when calling the latestposts endpoint. Please ensure that you have passed a valid topic slug. If you are unsure if the topic slug you are using is valid, consider using the Topfeeds endpoint instead.") print('\nInput Topic Slug: ', self.topic_slug) self.__ids = [] return self.__ids @property def articles(self): """To get a list of Article objects of the latestposts Returns: list[Article]: Returns a list of `Article` objects. """ from medium_api._article import Article if self.__posts is None: self.__posts = [Article(article_id=article_id, get_resp=self.__get_resp, fetch_articles=self.__fetch_articles, fetch_users = self.__fetch_users, fetch_publications=self.__fetch_publications, fetch_lists=self.__fetch_lists, save_info=False) for article_id in self.ids] return self.__posts
[docs] def fetch_articles(self, content=False, markdown=False, html=False, html_fullpage=True): """To fetch all the latestposts articles information (multithreading) Args: content (bool, optional): Set it to `True` if you want to fetch the textual content of the article as well. Otherwise, default is `False`. markdown(bool, optional): Set it to `True` if you want to fetch the markdown of the article as well. Otherwise, default is `False` html(bool, optional): Set it to `True` if you want to fetch the article in HTML format as well. Otherwise, default is `False` html_fullpage(bool, optional): Set it to `False` if you only want to fetch the HTML inside body tag of the article. Otherwise, default is `True`, which fetches the entire HTML of the article. Returns: None: All the fetched information will be access via latestposts.articles. ``latestposts.articles[0].title`` ``latestposts.articles[1].claps`` """ self.__fetch_articles( self.articles, content=content, markdown=markdown, html=html, html_fullpage=html_fullpage )
def __repr__(self): return f"<LatestPosts '{self.topic_slug}'>"