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Easy package versioning and release management

Project description

Pylease is a simple package that tends to ease the release process of a regular Python package. The aim of Pylease is to make it as simple as possible by requiring as little as possible.

Basic Usage

Start using pylease by just navigating to you package root (the directory containing and simply use the command-line:

$ pylease --dev

This will release the package with version ‘1.0.dev1’, i.e. update the version in and upload it to PyPi. If you need to customize the behaviour of setuptools (e.g. by uploading your package to another repository), you may pass any other setuptools command-line arguments to pylease:

$ pylease --major -r other_repo

The release levels include major, minor, patch and dev.


Pylease also includes some useful extensions that might be used in combination.


Git extension provides functionality to automatically create a tag on the git repository associated with the version, and commit the changes made to the

This may be achieved by simply adding --git-tag argument while calling pylease:

$ pylease --minor --git-tag

After making the release, you will additionally have a new commit containing the update as well as a new tag pointing to that commit.

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