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Configuration utility to ease navigation of local and system configurations

Project Description

Configuration utility to ease navigation of local and system configurations


From the project root directory:

$ python install

Or install with pip:

$ pip install confutil



from confutil import Config
conf = Config('spam')
password = conf['password']

That will pull the first password value from a search through this sequence:

  • ./.spam.conf
  • ./.spam.cfg
  • ~/.spam.conf
  • ~/.spam.cfg
  • ~/.config/.spam.conf
  • ~/.config/.spam.cfg
  • ~/.config/spam/config.conf
  • ~/.config/spam/config.cfg
  • ~/.config/spam/config
  • /etc/.spam.conf
  • /etc/.spam.cfg
  • /etc/spam/config.conf
  • /etc/spam/config.cfg
  • /etc/spam/config

To write out a loaded configuration:

from confutil import Config
c = Config('myapp')

To print a derived configuration from the current directory, run:

$ confutil $PROJECT_NAME

To output it to a new file, run:

$ confutil $PROJECT_NAME -o output_path.cfg

Release Notes

0.1.3:Add get_in(key) and get_as(key, type=str)
0.0.1:Project created

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