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Fedora Twitch broadcast status checker
# A simple twitch notifier for fedora.
# I only tested this on fedora but maby it works on other distributions as well.
# The syntax is : "python scriptname streamer".
# It will make a sound if the streamer goes on-air.
import urllib2
import json
import sys
import os
import time
import pygame
import dbus
def alertbox(user, state):
bus = dbus.SessionBus()
notifications = bus.get_object('org.freedesktop.Notifications', '/org/freedesktop/Notifications')
interface = dbus.Interface(notifications, 'org.freedesktop.Notifications')
id = 4856
timeout = 2500
if state == 1:
title = getTitle(user)
interface.Notify('name',id,'', user + ' is online', title,'','',timeout)
else:
interface.Notify('name',id,'', user + ' is offline', '','','',timeout)
def getTitle(user):
url = 'http://api.justin.tv/api/stream/list.json?channel=' + user
result =json.loads(urllib2.urlopen(url, timeout = 100).read().decode('utf-8'))
return result[0]['title']
def checkuser(user):
try:
url = 'http://api.justin.tv/api/stream/list.json?channel=' + user
result =json.loads(urllib2.urlopen(url, timeout = 100).read().decode('utf-8'))
if result:
return True
else:
return False
except:
print "error"
return "error"
def alertsound():
#edit this to your own alert sound path
urlSound = "alert.wav"
pygame.init()
pygame.mixer.music.load(urlSound)
pygame.mixer.music.play()
time.sleep(5)
pygame.mixer.music.stop()
def init():
prev = 0
user = sys.argv[1]
while True:
if prev == 0:
while True:
online = checkuser(user)
if online == True:
alertbox(user, 1)
alertsound()
prev = 1
break
time.sleep(10)
else:
while True:
online = checkuser(user)
if online == False:
alertbox(user, 0)
alertsound()
prev = 0
break
time.sleep(10)
init()
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