Skip to main content
This is a pre-production deployment of Warehouse. Changes made here affect the production instance of PyPI (
Help us improve Python packaging - Donate today!

Manipulate cobol files from python

Project Description

cobutils is a library to access data on files formated with COBOL from python programs.

The package includes ones executable to extract data from a COBOL file and another to create a file with COBOL formatted data:

$ ./
Extract cobol sequential data from FILE or standard input error: Record definition [-r|--reg] is required

$ ./ --help
Create a cobol sequential data from CSV FILE or standard input

  -h, --help           show this help message and exit
  -r FILE, --reg=FILE  read register from FILE
  -o FILE, --out=FILE  output FILE
  -q, --quiet          don't print status messages to stdout

The project code and bugtracker is hosted on Bitbucket.


Using pip:

pip install cobutils

Os download and use setup

python install

Release History

This version
History Node


History Node


History Node


History Node


History Node


History Node


Download Files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, Size & Hash SHA256 Hash Help File Type Python Version Upload Date
(7.2 kB) Copy SHA256 Hash SHA256
Source None May 25, 2017

Supported By

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Dyn Dyn DNS Sentry Sentry Error Logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ Kabu Creative Kabu Creative UX & Design Google Google Cloud Servers Fastly Fastly CDN StatusPage StatusPage Statuspage DigiCert DigiCert EV Certificate