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Client for RedPen, a text validator

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PyRedPen: Client for Text Validator

Copyright (C) 2015 Takahiro Yoshimura

This is a Python client for the RedPen, a text validator.


$ /path/to/python3/bin/pyvenv ~/ve/rp
$ source ~/ve/rp
(rp) $ python ./ develop # assuming you are standing on the working copy you've just cloned
(rp) $ pip install pyredpen      # ... otherwise install from PyPI
(rp) $ redpen-validate examples/sampledoc-en.txt
Found errors (4)
(rp) $ redpen-flymake examples/sampledoc-en.txt
examples/sampledoc-en.txt:1:0: warning: The number of words (32) exceeds the maximum of 30. [WordNumber]
examples/sampledoc-en.txt:1:128: warning: Found repeated word "such". [DoubledWord]
examples/sampledoc-en.txt:1:133: warning: Found repeated word "software". [DoubledWord]
(rp) $ redpen-flymake examples/sampledoc-ja.txt
examples/sampledoc-ja.txt:1:0: warning: The length of the sentence (101) exceeds the maximum of 100. [SentenceLength]
examples/sampledoc-ja.txt:1:83: warning: Found invalid symbol ",". [InvalidSymbol]
examples/sampledoc-ja.txt:1:49: warning: Found repeated word "分散". [DoubledWord]
examples/sampledoc-ja.txt:1:51: warning: Found repeated word "ソフトウェア". [DoubledWord]


  • Python 3 safe
  • Simple-ish API


  • Blindly assuming input and output in UTF-8.
  • Insanely hackish.


The MIT license. Please refer to the LICENSE.txt.

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