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Simple python interface to Network Manager CLI

Project description

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PyNmcli
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Simple python interface to Network Manager CLI

PyNmcli provides a easy to use python (2.7+ or 3+) interface to Network Manager CLI.
Official documentation of nmcli under: https://developer.gnome.org/NetworkManager/stable/nmcli.html

Dependencies
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This project has no dependencies and works with python 2.7+ (python 3 as well)

This package directly uses ``Network-Manager``.

Your can install it running the following command from shell: ::

sudo apt-get install network-manager

Installation
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You may install this package in two ways:

- Compile from code ::

git clone https://github.com/fbarresi/PyNmcli.git
cd PyNmcli
python setup.py install

- Pypi ::

pip install pynmcli

Usage
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Just import the package::

import pynmcli

and call Network Manager function just like: ::

result = pynmcli.NetworkManager('--version').execute()

or ::

result = pynmcli.NetworkManager.Device().wifi('list').execute()

you can also use some built-in help methods in order to convert output tables in more handy python dictionaries: ::

wifi_dict = pynmcli.get_data(pynmcli.NetworkManager.Device().wifi().execute())

Contribute
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Whould you like to contribute to this project? YES, PLEASE!

Just fork this repository and submit your pull request.

Change log
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- Version 1.0.3 - Enhanced usability

- Version 1.0.2 - Added utils for converting cli outputs into python dicts

- Version 1.0.1 - First working release

- Version 1.0.0 - Test release

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