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Automates the heavy lifting of release and distribution management for pure Python packages.

Project description


Shut is an opinionated tool that allows you to configure everything around the Python packaging and release process from a single source of truth. It is intended to simplify the process of publishing Python packages and prevent common pitfalls.

At a glance

  • Bootstrap Python packages: shut pkg new --name my-package
  • Install and save dependencies: shut pkg requirements add <package>
  • Document changes: shut changelog --add fix --commit --message "Fixed `TypeError` in `foo()`"
  • Bump the version according to changelog: shut pkg bump --minor --tag --push
  • Publish on PyPI: shut pkg publish warehouse:pypi



name: my-package
modulename: my_module
version: 0.1.0
license: MIT
description: My first every package built with Shut
author: Me <>
- python ^3.5
- requests ^2.22.0
  - mycli = my_module.__main__:mycli


  • [ ] Package data / data files
  • [ ] Conda recipe generator
  • [ ] Automatic check for license headers in files / automatically insert license headers

Copyright © 2020, Niklas Rosenstein

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