pygit2 - libgit2 bindings in Python
Pygit2 is a set of Python bindings to the libgit2 shared library, libgit2 implements the core of Git. Pygit2 works with Python 2.6, 2.7, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3
- http://github.com/libgit2/pygit2 -- Source code and issue tracker
- http://www.pygit2.org/ -- Documentation
- http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pygit2 -- Download
Quick install guide
Checkout the libgit2 stable branch:
$ git clone git://github.com/libgit2/libgit2.git -b master
Build and install libgit2 https://github.com/libgit2/libgit2/#building-libgit2---using-cmake
Install pygit2 with pip:
$ pip install pygit2
For detailed instructions check the documentation, http://www.pygit2.org/install.html
Fork libgit2/pygit2 on GitHub, make it awesomer (preferably in a branch named for the topic), send a pull request.
- New remote ref-specs API: #290
- New Repository.reset(...): #292, #294
- Export GIT_DIFF_MINIMAL: #293
- New Repository.merge(...): #295
- Fix Repository.blame argument handling: #297
- Fix build error on Windows: #298
- Fix typo in the README file, Blog → Blob: #301
- Now Diff.patch returns None if no patch: #232, #303
- New Walker.simplify_first_parent(): #304
Upgrade to libgit2 v0.20.0: #288
Rename Repository.head_is_orphaned to Repository.head_is_unborn
Prototype of pygit2.clone_repository(...) changed:
# Before pygit2.clone_repository(url, path, bare=False, remote_name='origin', push_url=None, fetch_spec=None, push_spec=None, checkout_branch=None) # Now pygit2.clone_repository(url, path, bare=False, ignore_cert_errors=False, remote_name='origin', checkout_branch=None)
New Patch.additions and Patch.deletions: #275
New Patch.is_binary: #276
New Reference.log_append(...): #277
New Blob.is_binary: #278
New len(Diff) shows the number of patches: #281
Rewrite Repository.status(): #283
New Reference.shorthand: #284
New Repository.blame(...): #285
Now Repository.listall_references() and Repository.listall_branches() return a list, not a tuple: #289
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