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Lucy generates a LICENSE file for your project from the command line for you.

Project Description


# Lucy

A CLI tool to generate license file for your project.


> Features

> - Written in simple Python > - Easy to [install]( > - [Easy to use]( > - Uses Github v3 API to create your [license]( file.

## Python libraries used

## Installation

### Option 1: via [Pip](

`bash $ pip install lucy `

### Option 2: From source

`bash $ git clone --recursive $ cd Lucy/ $ python install `

## Usage

### List all available licenses

`bash $ lucy list `


`bash mit mpl-2.0 gpl-3.0 lgpl-3.0 unlicense bsd-2-clause isc lgpl-2.1 gpl-2.0 apache-2.0 cc0-1.0 artistic-2.0 bsd-3-clause agpl-3.0 epl-1.0 `

### Generate a new license.

`bash $ lucy create <License Name> --name=<Author Name> $ lucy create mit --name=Chinmaya                     # Creates a MIT license for your project. `

## Contributing

#### Bug Reports & Feature Requests

Report any bugs through the [issue tracker](

#### Developing

Create a new branch and send a pull request. To begin developing, do this:

`bash # Create a virtual environment $ git clone --recursive $ cd Lucy $ virtualenv venv $ source venv/bin/activate $ pip install -r requirements.txt $ git checkout -b <feature-branch-name> $ python lucy/ list `

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