podcast 0.5.9

A command line podcast manager
podcast-0.5.9 is not a library.


podcast is a command line podcast player.

NOTE: Playback requires either mpv or vlc to be installed

It currently supports:

  • Subscribing to RSS feeds
  • Unsubscribing from RSS feeds
  • Streaming podcasts
  • Parallel downloading of multiple podcasts
  • Playing podcasts
  • Auto-download new episodes
  • Automatically check for updates
  • Shell Completions
    • zsh
    • bash
    • sh
  • Searching for podcasts...(WIP)

By default, podcasts are downloaded to $HOME/Podcasts, but this folder can be set with the $PODCAST environmental variable.

How many latest episodes to download when subscibing to new podcasts can be set in the $PODCAST/.config YAML file

Downloads can be done a variety of ways:

Individually: podcast download $podcast_name 4

Multiple: podcast download $podcast_name 1,5,9-12,14

All: podcast download $podcast_name