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Class and program to colorize python source code for ANSI terminals.
Based on an HTML code highlighter by Jurgen Hermann found at: http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Cookbook/Python/Recipe/52298
Modifications by Fernando Perez (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Information on the original HTML highlighter follows:
MoinMoin - Python Source Parser
Title: Colorize Python source using the built-in tokenizer
Submitter: Jurgen Hermann Last Updated:2001/04/06
This code is part of MoinMoin (http://moin.sourceforge.net/) and converts Python source code to HTML markup, rendering comments, keywords, operators, numeric and string literals in different colors.
It shows how to use the built-in keyword, token and tokenize modules to scan Python source code and re-emit it with no changes to its original formatting (which is the hard part).
- class IPython.utils.PyColorize.Parser(**kwargs)¶
Format colored Python source.
- __init__(color_table=None, out=<_io.TextIOWrapper name='<stdout>' mode='w' encoding='utf-8'>, parent=None, style=None)¶
Create a parser with a specified color table and output channel.
Call format() to process code.
- format2(raw, out=None)¶
Parse and send the colored source.
If out and scheme are not specified, the defaults (given to constructor) are used.
out should be a file-type object. Optionally, out can be given as the string ‘str’ and the parser will automatically return the output in a string.