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Tool for searching in python source code

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Tool for searching in python source code files that supports context output.

Context searching is available with ast moldule and CensoredUsername’s fork of codegen by Armin Ronacher.


  • Python 3.x


pip install pygreppy


pygreppy [-c <depth> | -cl | -f] (optional) pattern file

file should be python script (better if formatted with pep8 guidelines)

optional arguments:
-h          show this page
-c [depth]  show context of the string.
-cl         show class containing string (ignored if no class)
-f          show function containing string (ignored if no function)

-re         pattern is a regular expression

Note: only one option can be specified at a time.

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