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A module to improve "file/command not found" error messages with "did you mean" suggestions.

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# PyDidYouMean

A module to improve “file/command not found” error messages with “did you mean” suggestions.

Install with:

pip install pydidyoumean

Typical usage:

pydidyoumean.printFileSuggestion(FILENAME) # if no suggested file is found in the cwd, this prints nothing # prints out “Did you mean %s?n” % (SUGGESTED_FILENAME)
pydidyoumean.printSuggestion(CMD_NAME, LIST_OF_ALL_CMDS) # if no suggested command is found, this prints nothing # prints out “Did you mean %s?n” % (SUGGESTED_CMD)

There are several other functions and optional parameters for customizing the message or getting the recommendations. Docs are at

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