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A Python package to generate next version string

Project Description

A Python package to increments module verision numbers.

from nextversion import nextversion
nextversion('1.0a2')    # => '1.0a3'
nextversion('v1.0a2')   # => '1.0a3'  (normalized to compatible version with PEP 386)
nextversion('foo.0.3')  # => None     (impossible to normalize)

If original version number does not match PEP 386 ,

  1. Next version compatible with PEP 386 is returned if possible,
  2. If impossible, None is returned.


Install from PyPI

$ pip install nextversion

Install from Github repo

$ git clone
$ cd nextversion
$ ./ install

See also


Sho Nakatani <>, a.k.a. @laysakura

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