Subcriber is a download manager for youtube-dl, that allows you to stay subscribed to channels without having to browse youtube directly. It was created in a response to youtube's algorithm for recommendations, which highly favor far right wing ideologues. I also wrote it to help me browse youtube less in general.
Right now it needs to be manually run, but it's planned to daemonize Subscriber and have it run as a systemd service. This will be avialable in my 1.0 release.
Right now I'm still working on this service, but it will generate a
settings.json file that I recommend you look at. You can adjust the settings on a per channel basis, but otherwise it's pretty self explanatory. Right now Subscriber supports
I have only tested in on Linux so far, but you should be able to
pip install -r requirements.txt and it will download the needed modules, after that it's as easy as
python main.py and it should run.
Planned Features before 1.0 release: