The sarge package provides a wrapper for subprocess which provides command pipeline functionality.
This package leverages subprocess to provide easy-to-use cross-platform command pipelines with a Posix flavour: you can have chains of commands using ;, &, pipes using | and |&, and redirection.
Requirements & Installation
The sarge package requires Python 2.6 or greater, and can be installed with the standard Python installation procedure:
python setup.py install
There is a set of unit tests which you can invoke with:
python setup.py test
before running the installation.
Availability & Documentation
The latest version of sarge can be found on BitBucket:
The latest documentation (kept updated between releases) is on Read The Docs: