megabasterd VS PySnapStories

Compare megabasterd vs PySnapStories and see what are their differences.


Yet another unofficial (and ugly) cross-platform MEGA downloader/uploader/streaming suite. (by tonikelope)


A Python script to download public Snapchat user stories from verified accounts, subjects and Map events. (by dvingerh)
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megabasterd PySnapStories
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3,354 35
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4.4 0.2
about 1 month ago about 3 years ago
Java Python
GNU General Public License v3.0 only MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of PySnapStories. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-01-06.
  • MEGATHREAD: Archiving the Capitol Hill Riots
    8 projects | /r/DataHoarder | 6 Jan 2021
    for reference, I used this script I found to directly download them. I had to modify it a little, as it seems out of date, but I figure you guys can make use of it too:

What are some alternatives?

When comparing megabasterd and PySnapStories you can also consider the following projects:

MEGAcmd - Command Line Interactive and Scriptable Application to access MEGA

fetch-some-proxies - Simple Python script for fetching "some" (usable) proxies

1fichier-dl - 1Fichier Download Manager.


police-brutality - Repository containing evidence of police brutality during the 2020 George Floyd protests

BlackHoleProtocol - The BlackHole Protocol. Secure & server-less file transfer that works over blockchain technology.

Capitol-Riots-file-links - Consolidated links from the Reddit megathread by Adam Lynch

eagleeye - Simple scripts for recognizing faces, and identifying people, across multiple video files.

PyIDM - python open source (Internet Download Manager) with multi-connections, high speed engine, based on python, LibCurl, and youtube_dl [Moved to:]

snapchat-dl - Snapchat Public Story Downloader

kneaddata - Quality control tool on metagenomic and metatranscriptomic sequencing data, especially data from microbiome experiments.