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Dataclass Type Validator Library

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The dataclass-type-validator is a type validation library for the properties of dataclasses.dataclass using Python type hint information.


pip install dataclass-type-validator or add dataclass-type-validator line to requirements.txt

A Simple Example

from dataclasses import dataclass
from typing import List
from dataclass_type_validator import dataclass_type_validator
from dataclass_type_validator import TypeValidationError

class User:
    id: int
    name: str
    friend_ids: List[int]

    def __post_init__(self):

# Valid User
User(id=10, name='John Smith', friend_ids=[1, 2])
# => User(id=10, name='John Smith', friend_ids=[1, 2])

# Invalid User
    User(id='a', name=['John', 'Smith'], friend_ids=['a'])
except TypeValidationError as e:
# => TypeValidationError: Dataclass Type Validation (errors = {
#   'id': "must be an instance of <class 'int'>, but received <class 'str'>",
#   'name': "must be an instance of <class 'str'>, but received <class 'list'>",
#   'friend_ids': 'must be an instance of typing.List[int], but there are some errors:
#       ["must be an instance of <class \'int\'>, but received <class \'str\'>"]'})

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