Create a Github Gist with a simple Python script
How to share code snippets from command line
Gist.github.com is a great service provided by GitHub, useful to share code snippets.
You can share single files, parts of files, or full applications: every gist is a Git repository, which means that it can be forked and cloned.
I’ve developed this simple python script useful to share sourcecode on gist from command line:
For example, to publish the gist embed in this post, i’ve used this command:
python gist.py ./gist.py [GitHub Username] [GitHub Password]