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Cerberus 0.7.1

Extensible validation for Python dictionaries.

Latest Version: 1.1

Cerberus is an ISC Licensed validation tool for Python dictionaries.

>>> v = Validator({'name': {'type': 'string'}})
>>> v.validate({'name': 'john doe'})


Cerberus provides type checking and other base functionality out of the box and is designed to be non-blocking and easily extensible, allowing for custom validation. It has no dependancies and is thoroughly tested under Python 2.6, Python 2.7, Python 3.3 and Python 3.4.


Complete documentation is available at


Cerberus is on PyPI so all you need is:

$ pip install cerberus


Just run:

$ python test

Or you can use tox to run the tests under all supported Python versions. Make sure the required python versions are installed and run:

$ pip install tox  # first time only
$ tox


Please see the Contribution Guidelines.

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