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ultra simple reading and writing of configuration files (ini) for Python.

A python module for ultra simple handling of configuration files. Also useful for human readable data persistence. Flexible and simple. ConfigObj is a simple but powerful config file reader and writer: an ini file round tripper. Its main feature is that it is very easy to use, with a straightforward programmer's interface and a simple syntax for config files.



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14 January 2010

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Michael Foord Maintainer
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