Skip to main content

Retired in favour of cron_descriptor. (Converts crontab expressions to human-readable descriptions).

Project description

Retired in favour of cron_descriptor

This project is no longer maintained.

Converts crontab expressions to human-readable descriptions.

Installation

Use pip:

pip install pretty-cron

Tested on Python 2.7 and 3.6.

API

prettify_cron(cron_expression)

Converts the given string cron expression into a pretty, human-readable, English description of what it means. If the string is not a valid cron expression, or it includes features not currently supported, it is returned as-is.

For example:

>>> import pretty_cron
>>> pretty_cron.prettify_cron("0 * * * *")
"At 0 minutes past every hour of every day"
>>> pretty_cron.prettify_cron("0 0 1 1 *")
"At 00:00 on the 1st of January"
>>> pretty_cron.prettify_cron("12 15 * 1 *")
"At 15:12 every day in January"
>>> pretty_cron.prettify_cron("lalala")  # Not a cron expression
"lalala"

History

1.2.0 (2018-08-22)

  • Retired in favour of cron_descriptor. This project is no longer maintained.

1.1.0 (2018-08-19)

  • Now always returns unicode on Python 2 for consistency.

1.0.2 (2016-05-03)

  • Now supports expressions with multiple weekdays and ordinal days - thanks @jbondia.

1.0.1 (2016-02-09)

  • Now interprets day 7 as Sunday as well as 0, like Linux crontab parsers - thanks @vetyy.
  • Now supports expressions with multiple months separated by commas - thanks @MerreM.

1.0.0 (2015-07-28)

  • First release on PyPI, featuring prettify_cron function.

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
pretty_cron-1.2.0-py2.py3-none-any.whl (4.8 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Wheel 2.7
pretty-cron-1.2.0.tar.gz (5.6 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page