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A module that generates changelogs based on git tags.

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Changelog Generator

A module that generates changelogs based on git tags. It uses conventional commits ( to read and scope commits. Markdown is used for formating.


$ pychangelog generate [<path>] [--types=<list>] [--bodytags=<list>]

  • generates new file at repo root
  • overrides old

$ pychangelog add [<path>] [--types=<list>] [--bodytags=<list>]

  • ceeps the content of the old while adding new version logs

$ pychangelog printout [<path>] [--types=<list>] [--bodytags=<list>]

  • prints the generated changelog in terminal instead of writing it in the
  • does not touch the


Option Format Description Default
path TEXT path to root of the git repository .
--types TEXT comma seperated list commit types to show in changelog feat,fix,chore,docs,refactor,test
--bodytags TEXT comma seperated list body tags that schould be shown in changelog BREAKING CHANGE,MAJOR


You can install the changelog generator via PyPI:

pip install python-changelog

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