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Find dead code

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vulture - Find dead code

vulture finds unused classes, functions and variables in your code. This helps you cleanup and find errors in the your programs. If you run it on your library and test suite you can find untested code.


  • vulture requires Python2.7

You can install, upgrade, uninstall with these commands:

$ sudo pip install vulture
$ sudo pip install --upgrade vulture
$ sudo pip uninstall vulture

pip can be installed with sudo apt-get install python-pip.


$ vulture –help

About the name

A vulture eats dead animals. A group of feeding vultures is called a wake.


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The source code is available on bitbucket. Fork away!


0.1 (2012-03-16)

  • First release.

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