Send reddit Saved Links to Pinboard
Download the script here.
Use the RSS feed link when calling the script from the shell:
reddit_save_to_pinboard [-t] (saved links feed url) (pinboard username) [pinboard password]
If no password is given, it’ll ask you for it. For example, here’s what I type in:
reddit_save_to_pinboard "http://www.reddit.com/saved.rss?feed=deadbeef18284e0c2c421&user=chrispoole" chrispoole mypinboardpassword
Each link is given two tags:
By default, the Pinboard link is the submitted URL, with a link to the reddit comments page as the Pinboard comment.
If you like to use the reddit toolbar, use the
-t option, which sets the
toolbar link as the main Pinboard link, and adds the submitted URL in the
comments. If you want to retain the usual behaviour of this script but still use
the reddit toolbar for regular browsing, just don’t add the
You’ll need three modules that don’t come with Python by default:
BeautifulSoup3 and FeedParser are available on
you’re getting the error
ImportError: pinboard module required., put the file
pinboard.py (from the Python-Pinboard page) in the same directory as this
- Major refactor, fixing a reddit toolbar issue on the way.
- Reverse reddit feed entries so they match order shown on Pinboard.