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ds-down 0.2.1

Synology Download Station url adder.

ds-down is a Python 3 program to send URLs and local files to Synology DownloadStation using aforementioned DownloadStations Web API (API pdf).

The main intended use-case is from console and a desktop file for xdg-open or similar tools is provided.

Example config file:

# Example config file, by default it should be located at:
# ~/.config/ds-down.conf

username     = admin
host         =
passwordeval = gpg --no-tty -d ~/.passwords/synology-admin.gpg


Send a magnet link to the DownloadStation:

$ ds-down 'magnet:?xt=urn:btih:dbd7d976a5bf566504357bf9f543a37d3513e4df&dn=archlinux-2014.07.03-dual.iso&tr=udp://'

Send a locally stored torrent file to the DownloadStation:

$ ds-down 'archlinux-2014.07.03-dual.iso.torrent'


Example of a simple user install with from source:

python3 install --exec_name="ds_down" --user

The executable console script name can be controlled with the ´–exec_name=´ argument. The default is ´ds_down´. The executable script in this example is placed in ´$HOME/.local/bin´ which can be added to the PATH variable if needed. This also installs needed dependencies.

PyPI Install

Alternatively last published version can be installed from PyPI with pip:

pip3 install --user ds-down
File Type Py Version Uploaded on Size
ds-down-0.2.1.linux-x86_64.tar.gz (md5)
built for Linux-3.10.46-1-lts-x86_64-with-glibc2.3.4
"dumb" binary any 2014-07-12 9KB
ds-down-0.2.1.tar.gz (md5) Source 2014-07-12 6KB