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Censor sensitive string data in Python.

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Censor sensitive string data in Python.

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Install with:

pip install expurgator


Like so:

from expurgator import shallow_dict_expurgator

orig_dict = {'user': 'johnsmith', 'pass': 'supersecret'}
censored_dict = shallow_dict_expurgator(orig_dict)

# censored_dict is now:
# {'user': 'johnsmith', 'pass': '<SensitiveString>'}


To build this library as a wheel:

python bdist_wheel --universal


First, make sure you have pytest installed:

pip install pytest

To run all tests, simply do:



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License: Apache License 2.0.

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