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Daemon to automatically run black, the uncompromising code formatter.

Project description

Code style: black

A daemon to automatically run the Uncompromising Code Formatter black by watching a directory or file for changes.


pip install blackdaemon


blackdaemon <directory or file>


>> python --help
usage: [-h] [--recursive | --non-recursive] [--no-run-on-start]
                      [-v] [-q]

positional arguments:
  path               path of file or directory to watch for changes

optional arguments:
  -h, --help         show this help message and exit
  --recursive        recursively watch director for changes (default)
  --no-run-on-start  run black only when files change, not on startup.
  -v, --version      print version of blackdaemon and black, then exit
  -q, --quiet        don't emit non-error messages to stderr. Errors are still
                     emitted, silence those with 2>/dev/null


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