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OPML to Markdown converter, based on https://gist.github.com/alecperkins/5671192 and fixed up to produce a nested list in Markdown.
"""
Based on https://gist.github.com/alecperkins/5671192
$ pip install opml
$ python opml2md.py some_outline.opml
-> some_outline.md
"""
import codecs
import opml
import sys
INPUT = sys.argv[1]
OUTPUT = '.'.join(INPUT.split('.')[:-1] + ['md'])
with codecs.open(INPUT, 'r') as f:
outline = opml.from_string(f.read())
blocks = []
def _extractBlocks(indent, node):
for child in node:
if indent == 0:
text = "# " + child.text + "\n"
else:
depth = 4 * (indent - 1)
text = (" " * depth) + "* " + child.text
blocks.append(text)
if len(child) > 0:
depth = indent + 1
_extractBlocks(depth, child)
_extractBlocks(0, outline)
output_content = '\n'.join(blocks)
with codecs.open(OUTPUT, 'w', 'utf-8') as f:
f.write(output_content)
print '->', OUTPUT
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