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import httplib2
import os
import sys
from apiclient.discovery import build
from apiclient.errors import HttpError
from oauth2client.client import flow_from_clientsecrets
from oauth2client.file import Storage
from import argparser, run_flow
class Uploader:
def __init__(self, name): = name
def get_authenticated_service(args):
flow = flow_from_clientsecrets(CLIENT_SECRETS_FILE,
storage = Storage("%s-oauth2.json" % sys.argv[0])
credentials = storage.get()
if credentials is None or credentials.invalid:
credentials = run_flow(flow, storage, args)
return build(YOUTUBE_API_SERVICE_NAME, YOUTUBE_API_VERSION, http=credentials.authorize(httplib2.Http()))
def update_video(youtube, options):
# Call the API's videos.list method to retrieve the video resource.
videos_list_response = youtube.videos().list(id=options.video_id, part='snippet').execute()
# If the response does not contain an array of "items" then the video was
# not found.
if not videos_list_response["items"]:
print "Video '%s' was not found." % options.video_id
# Since the request specified a video ID, the response only contains one
# video resource. This code extracts the snippet from that resource.
videos_list_snippet = videos_list_response["items"][0]["snippet"]
# Preserve any tags already associated with the video. If the video does
# not have any tags, create a new array. Append the provided tag to the
# list of tags associated with the video.
if "tags" not in videos_list_snippet:
videos_list_snippet["tags"] = []
# Update the video resource by calling the videos.update() method.
videos_update_response = youtube.videos().update(
body=dict( snippet=videos_list_snippet, id=options.video_id )).execute()
if __name__ == "__main__":
argparser.add_argument("--video-id", help="ID of video to update.",
argparser.add_argument("--tag", default="youtube",
help="Additional tag to add to video.")
args = argparser.parse_args()
youtube = get_authenticated_service(args)
update_video(youtube, args)
except HttpError, e:
print "An HTTP error %d occurred:\n%s" % (e.resp.status, e.content)
print "Tag '%s' was added to video id '%s'." % (args.tag, args.video_id)
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