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Library for reading/writing MIT's Scratch file format.

Project description

# kurt

Kurt is a Python library for working with Scratch project files.

It supports both Scratch 1.4 and Scratch 2.0 with a single Pythonic interface, and it's extensible to support new file formats for Scratch mods (such as [Snap!](

It also includes a parser for converting plain text into Scratch blocks.

Example uses:

* converting Scratch 2.0 projects back to 1.4
* importing thousands of images into Scratch
* importing midi files as play note blocks
* importing font files as costumes
* parsing text to Scratch blocks
* analysing projects

*[Scratch]( is created by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab.*

## Installation

With a proper python environment (one which has [pip]( available), simply run:

pip install kurt

Or using `easy_install`:

easy_install kurt

Or download the compressed archive [from PyPI](, extract it, and inside it run:

python install

## Requirements

Requires **Python 2.7**. Doesn't support Python 3.

The installation methods above will automatically install kurt and its dependencies. To do a manual install instead, you need:

* **[Construct](**, version 2.0.6
* **[Pillow](**

## Documentation

Kurt's documentation is hosted [on Read the Docs](

## License

Kurt is released under the [LGPL]( Version 3.

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