This is the Dulwich project.
It aims to provide an interface to git repos (both local and remote) that doesn't call out to git directly but instead uses pure Python.
Main website: https://www.dulwich.io/
License: Apache License, version 2 or GNU General Public License, version 2 or later.
The project is named after the part of London that Mr. and Mrs. Git live in in the particular Monty Python sketch.
By default, Dulwich' setup.py will attempt to build and install the optional C extensions. The reason for this is that they significantly improve the performance since some low-level operations that are executed often are much slower in CPython.
If you don't want to install the C bindings, specify the --pure argument to setup.py::
$ python setup.py --pure install
or if you are installing from pip::
$ pip install dulwich --global-option="--pure"
The dulwich documentation can be found in doc/ and on the web:
The API reference can be generated using pydoctor, by running "make pydoctor", or on the web:
There is a #dulwich IRC channel on Freenode, and a dulwich mailing list at https://launchpad.net/~dulwich-users.
Supported versions of Python
At the moment, Dulwich supports (and is tested on) CPython 2.7, 3.4, 3.5 and Pypy.
git clone https://www.dulwich.io/code/dulwich/
- releasing package dulwich version 0.16.3-1 Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Fix concatenation of pypy variable. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- New upstream release. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Merge tag 'upstream/0.16.3' into unstable Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- New upstream version 0.16.3 Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Release 0.16.3. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Remove racy check that relies on mtime changing between writes. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Avoid double call to os.lstat. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Run tests against a few more pythonv versions. Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago
- Disable pypy-dulwich build on architectures where pypy is not available (hurd-any, m68k, sh4, x32). Jelmer Vernooĳ 4 years ago