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Example of Calibre news download recipe

Recipe for Calibre news download

An example of creating a "news recipe" for Calibre to download news stories and covert to mobi or epub.

import string, re
from calibre import strftime
from import BasicNewsRecipe
from calibre.ebooks.BeautifulSoup import BeautifulSoup
class AdvancedUserRecipe1334031382(BasicNewsRecipe):
title = u'<name>'
oldest_article = 400
max_articles_per_feed = 150
no_stylesheets = True
remove_javascript = True
remove_tags_before = dict(id='story')
remove_tags_after = dict(id='story')
remove_tags = [
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'share clearfix'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'publish-meta clearfix'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'modal-header'}),
dict(name='a', attrs={'class':'buttons prev'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'viewport'}),
dict(name='a', attrs={'class':'buttons next'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'box related-images'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'caption round4-bottom'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'magnify'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'box related-links'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'tags clearfix'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'view-comments'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'id':'comment-container'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'related-block stories clearfix'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'related-block clearfix'}),
dict(name='div', attrs={'class':'OUTBRAIN'})
feeds = [(u'<name>', u'<feed>')]
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