Documentation for the 'humanfriendly' Python module
The functions and classes in the humanfriendly package can be used to make text interfaces more user friendly. Some example features: - Parsing and formatting numbers, file sizes, pathnames and timespans in simple, human friendly formats. - Easy to use timers for long running operations, with human friendly formatting of the resulting timespans. - Prompting the user to select a choice from a list of options by typing the option's number or a unique substring of the option. - Terminal interaction including text styling (ANSI escape sequences), user friendly rendering of usage messages and querying the terminal for its size.
You can contact the maintainers of this package via email at
python-humanfriendly dash maintainers at fedoraproject dot org.