New command line interface to PyMOTW
The 1.95 release of PyMOTW includes a command line interface to access the documentation for a module.
The package can be installed via easy_install or pip:
$ pip install PyMOTW Downloading/unpacking PyMOTW Downloading PyMOTW-1.95.tar.gz (2.2Mb): 2.2Mb downloaded Running setup.py egg_info for package PyMOTW warning: no files found matching 'ChangeLog' warning: no files found matching '*.py' under directory 'sphinx/templates' no previously-included directories found matching 'utils' Installing collected packages: PyMOTW Running setup.py install for PyMOTW changing mode of build/scripts-2.6/motw from 644 to 755 warning: no files found matching 'ChangeLog' warning: no files found matching '*.py' under directory 'sphinx/templates' no previously-included directories found matching 'utils' changing mode of /Users/dhellmann/.virtualenvs/testpymotw/bin/motw to 755 Successfully installed PyMOTW
and then to use the command line interface, run
$ motw -h Usage: motw [options] Options: -h, --help show this help message and exit -t, --text Print plain-text version of help to stdout -w, --web Open HTML version of help from web --html Open HTML version of help from installed file
motw abc opens the local version of this week’s
article. You can
also use the “-w” option to go to my web site instead of reading the
local version, so you always have the latest version of an article.