yEnc Module for Python modified for SABnzbd

pip install ginzyenc==1.2.3



python3 port of sabyenc (tested with python 3.7)

Copyright (C) 2003, 2011 Alessandro Duca Modified in 2016 by Safihre for use within SABnzbd Modified in 2019 by dermatty for use with python 3.7 and ginzibix

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA


a. Local Install
- clone this repo & unpack
- cd to directory of repo
- activate virtual environment (e.g. workon venv1)
- pip install .

b. Install directly from github with pip
- pip install git+

c. from PyPi
- pip install ginzyenc

d. Gentoo ebuild
- add dermatty_overlay with layman (see overlay github site for instructions)
- emerge -a ginzyenc