A simple CLI tool to get the links of original writeups from ctftime.org.
If you paritcipate in CTFs and use ctftime for reading the writeups of tasks you couldn't solve, then you'll understand the pain it is to read a single writeup. If not then go to ctftime and feel the pain smirk
This tool get you all those beautifully written original writeups link so you can easily read them.
Selection of writeups are done on the basis of the rating given to them, if all the writeups have the same rating then the link of the first writeup is selected.
➜ ./lswriteups -h usage: main.py [-h] (-n NAME | -l LINK) Easily get those precious writeups optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit required any one of them: -n NAME, --name NAME search for writeups by CTF name -l LINK, --link LINK search for writeups by CTF url
There is a choice, either you can enter the name of the CTF like
P.W.N or you can provide direct link to the task of any CTF like
./lswriteups -n seccon
./lswriteups -l https://ctftime.org/event/683/tasks/
- You'll need python3 for this.
- Clone this repo:
git clone https://github.com/mzfr/lswriteups
- Install dependencies:
pip install -r requirements.txt
For easy usage you can add the path to the cloned folder in you shells configuration file i.e add the following line to you
NOTE: If you have cloned the repo in some other directory then use that path in place of
- This is pretty slow because there are lots of places where a GET requests is send so it will be affected by the speed of your connection.
If you have any suggestion for improving this or if you find any bug then feel free to open an issue.