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Read and write pickles to a single file

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picklejar is a python module that allows you to work with multiple pickles while reading/writing them to a single file/jar.


picklejar is released under the GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0, see the file LICENSE and LICENSE.lesser for the license text.


As of version 3.0.0, picklejar is compatible with the latest versions of Python3, and PyPy3!

Installation/Getting Started

The most straightforward way to get the picklejar module working for you is:

pip install picklejar


To run the tests for picklejar locally with your installed version of python, simply run:

make test

To run tests across different versions of Python via Docker, install and start Docker, then run:

make docker-test-all


All documentation for using picklejar can be found at ReadTheDocs

Building Documentation Locally

To install the packages required and build the Sphinx Documentation simply:

make docs

This will install all the requirements to work on picklejar and then build the HTML documentation. To open the docs in your default browser, simply run:

open docs/build/html/index.html


Comments and enhancements are very welcome. To install picklejar for development purposes run:

make install

Code contributions are encouraged: please feel free to fork the project and submit pull requests to the develop branch.

Report any issues or feature requests on the BitBucket bug tracker. Please include a minimal (not-) working example which reproduces the bug and, if appropriate, the traceback information. Please do not request features already being worked towards.

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