read_env

reads .env files into os.environ


Keywords
env environment variables, environment-variables, python, python-2, python-3, twelve-factor
License
MIT
Install
pip install read_env==1.1.0

Documentation

read_env

Latest version Travis-CI

read_env reads .env.

Install

pip install read_env

Usage

Add variables to a .env file in your project.

# myapp/.env
DEBUG=true
PORT=5000

Call read_env to add the variables to os.environ.

# myapp/env.py
import os
from read_env import read_env

read_env()

assert os.environ['DEBUG'] == 'true'
assert int(os.environ['PORT']) == 5000

Changelog

1.1.0 (2016-05-01)

  • Add recurse parameter (defaults to True).
  • If .env file doesn't exist at given path, recurse up the directory tree (by default).

1.0.0 (2016-04-30)

  • First PyPI release.

Related Projects

Check out environs for parsing environment variables.

License

MIT