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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 13: Brute-Force PDF Password Breaker

“I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about it’s use. It is hitting below the intellect.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray I don’t get it.. 11:20:21 PM # USAGE python brute_force.py import PyPDF2 import os import sys import logging logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 13: Custom Invitations as Word Documents

“Nothing annoys people so much as not receiving invitations.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest I know that feeling…humph.. 10:36:20 PM   # usage python invitation.py <textFile> import docx import os import sys import logging from docx.enum.text import WD_ALIGN_PARAGRAPH logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) if len(sys.argv) == 2: # TODO: GET TEXT FILE […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 13: PDF Paranoia

“Paranoid? Probably. But just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean there isn’t an invisible demon about to eat your face.” scary… 9:13:00 PM my solution # usage pdf_paranoia_encrypt.py import PyPDF2 import os import sys import logging logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) # TODO: GET PASSWORD FROM COMMAND LINE if len(sys.argv) == 2: # TODO: OS WALK […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 12: Spreadsheet to Text Files

Chapter 12 done!!! Finally Now I can sleep.. for 10 minutes though.. 3:42:14 AM Suggestions are welcomed. # USAGE python sheet2text.py import logging import sys import os import openpyxl logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) if len(sys.argv) == 2: # TODO: EXTRACTS EXCEL FILE excelfile = sys.argv[1] excelfile = os.path.abspath(excelfile) excelfile_name = os.path.basename(excelfile).split(“.”)[0] if not os.path.exists(excelfile): […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 12: Text Files to Spreadsheet

1 hour laturr….. I need coffee but if I drink coffee, I will go to sleep… drinks green tea instead 3:18:41 AM Code # USAGE python text2sheet import logging import sys import os import openpyxl logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) if len(sys.argv) > 1: # TODO: EXTRACT TEXT FILES files = sys.argv[1:] # TODO:CREATE NEW WORKBOOK […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 12: Spreadsheet cell Inverter 2020

This isn’t too bad …right ? Not too tired but would rather be sleeping now. Unfortunately I have to finish this chapter before Sunday.. sighs deeply 2:53:05 AM     # USAGE python sheetinverter.py import logging import openpyxl import os import sys logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format=”%(asctime)s – %(levelname)s – %(message)s”) if len(sys.argv) == 2: # TODO: EXTRACT WB wb […]

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“Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 11 : My Solution to Link Verification (with a twist)

Instead of downloading the pages, let’s just write the links out 4:40:41 PM In the last task we downloaded images directly to our machine into a folder in the current working directory. Since I am well acquainted with downloading files using requests, I decided to just write out the links into a text file instead […]

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Python Learning: Automate Boring Stuff with Python | Chapter 8 : My Solution to Project: Backing Up a Folder into a Zip File

Just my solution to the project I found the solution to the project provided in the book really good, but it zipped the entire folder structure in the absolute path. Something I am not pleased with. By adding the filepath base name to the zipfile.Zipfile.write() function, after the absolute file path (of the file to […]