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Python3 binding of GNU source-highlight C++ library

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##Introduce pyhilite is Python3 binding of GNU Source Highlight.

given a source file, produces a document with syntax highlighting

For more details, please refer to [src-highlite](https://www.gnu.org/software/src-highlite/)

##Dependency pyhilite depends on the GNU Source Highlight C++ highlight library.

for Fedora22

# dnf install source-highlight-devel

for Ubuntu15.04

# apt-get install libsource-highlight-dev

the package name for other linux distributions should be similar.

##Installation

pip3 install pyhilite

##Sample

>>> import pyhilite
>>> h = pyhilite.SourceHighlight(outlang="html")
>>> h.highlight(input='hello.c')
'<!-- Generator: GNU source-highlight 3.1.7\nby Lorenzo Bettini\nhttp://www.lorenzobettini.it\nhttp://www.gnu.org/software/src-highlite -->\n<pre><tt><b><font color="#000080">#include</font></b> <font color="#FF0000">&lt;stdio.h&gt;</font>\n\n\n<font color="#009900">int</font> <b><font color="#000000">main</font></b><font color="#990000">(</font><font color="#009900">int</font> argc<font color="#990000">,</font> <b><font color="#0000FF">const</font></b> <font color="#009900">char</font> <font color="#990000">*</font>argv<font color="#990000">[])</font>\n<font color="#FF0000">{</font>\n    <b><font color="#000000">printf</font></b><font color="#990000">(</font><font color="#FF0000">"hello world!</font><font color="#CC33CC">\\n</font><font color="#FF0000">"</font><font color="#990000">);</font>\n    <b><font color="#0000FF">return</font></b> <font color="#993399">0</font><font color="#990000">;</font>\n<font color="#FF0000">}</font>\n</tt></pre>\n'
>>> h.highlight(input='hello.c', output='output.html')

##Screenshot ![hicat.py](https://github.com/wiiiky/pyhilite/blob/master/screenshot.png)

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