EmPy embeds Python expressions and statements in template text. It takes an EmPy source file, processes it, and produces output. This is done via expansions, which are special signals to the EmPy system and are set off by a special prefix. It can expand arbitrary Python expressions and statements in this way, as well as a variety of special forms. Textual data not explicitly delimited in this way is sent unaffected to the output, so Python can be used as a markup language. Also supported are callbacks via hooks, recording and playback via diversions, and dynamic, chainable filters.
DocumentationUser README included and available in HTML format from http://www.alcyone.com/pyos/empy/
released on 27 October 2003
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2||Janet Casey||10 June 2003|
Leaders and contributors
|Erik Max Francis||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||Python 1.5.2 or later|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.
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