flufl.enum - A Python enumeration package¶
This package is called
flufl.enum, a Python enumeration package.
The goals of
flufl.enum are to produce simple, specific, concise semantics
in an easy to read and write syntax.
flufl.enum has just enough of the
features needed to make enumerations useful, but without a lot of extra
baggage to weigh them down. This work grew out of the Mailman 3.0 project and
it is the enum package used there. This package was previously called
Note: This package is deprecated! Python 3.4 added an enum package to its `standard library`_ which is also available as a `third party package`_ on PyPI for older versions of Python. If you are using flufl.enum you should switch to the standard enum package.
flufl.enum requires Python 2.7 or newer, and is compatible with Python 3.
You can install it with pip:
% pip install flufl.enum
You can grab the latest development copy of the code using git. The master repository is hosted on GitLab. If you have git installed, you can grab your own branch of the code like this:
$ git clone email@example.com:warsaw/flufl.enum.git
You may contact the author via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Copyright (C) 2004-2017 Barry A. Warsaw
This file is part of flufl.enum.
flufl.enum is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
flufl.enum is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with flufl.enum. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
Table of Contents¶
- Using the flufl.enum library
- NEWS for flufl.enum