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A collection of handy modules, almost guaranteed to get you into trouble.

Project Description

dhp is a library of snippets almost guaranteed to get you into trouble.

I obtained it from a vendor, on the corner, outside of PyCon.

Actually, this is a growing repository of routines that I find helpful from time to time. I think you might too.

Phrasebook Contents

dhp.test

  • tempfile_containing - generate a temporary file that contains indicated contents and returns the filename for use. When finished the tempfile is removed.
from dhp.test import tempfile_containing

contents = 'I will not buy this record, it is scratched.'
with tempfile_containing(contents) as fname:
    do_something(fname)

dhp.xml

  • xml_to_dict - parse any ugly xml to a python dictionary.
from dhp.xml import xml_to_dict

xml = '<vehicle type="Hovercraft"><filled/><cargo>eels</cargo></vehicle>'
xml_to_dict(xml)

{'vehicle': {'@type':'Hovercraft',
             'cargo':'eels',
             'filled': None}
}

Supports

Tested on Python 2.7, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4

Requirements

None.

Installation

Make sure to get the latest version.

pip install dhp

Documentation

Full Docs

Release History

Release History

This version
History Node

0.0.6

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