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This is fork of uTidylib with permission with original author. Originally it incorporated patches from Debian and other distributions, now it also brings compatibility with recent html-tidy versions and works with Python 3.

The package is available on PyPI <>.

This is uTidylib, the Python wrapper for the HTML cleaning library named TidyLib. It supports both original Tidy <> and new HTML5 enabled Tidy <>.

Once installed, there are two ways to get help. The simplest is:

$ python
>>> import tidy
>>> help(tidy)
. . .

Then, of course, there’s the API documentation, which is available at <>.

10 Second Tutorial

>>> import tidy
>>> print(
...     tidy.parseString(
...         "<Html>Hello Tidy!",
...         output_xhtml=1,
...         add_xml_decl=1,
...         indent=1,
...         tidy_mark=0,
...         doctype="transitional",
...     )
... )
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="">
    Hello Tidy!

Good luck!

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