Includeing Python in text files

Diez B. Roggisch deets at
Mon May 22 12:38:11 CEST 2006

Paolo Pantaleo wrote:

> I am working on this:
> I have  a text file, containig certain section in the form
> <?py
>   python code here
> py?>
> I parse the text file and substitute the python code with its result
> [redirecting sys.stdin to a StringIO]. It something like php or
> embedded perl.
> So my little toy works not bad, but I was wondering if such a feature
> already existed, if yes, can you point me out some links?

Its a templating system, and there are a gazillion out there. Some of them
are listed here:


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