Quickstart#

Installation#

Assure you have at least python >= 3.7.

$ pip install unihan-db

You can upgrade to the latest release with:

$ pip install --upgrade unihan-db

Developmental releases#

New versions of unihan-db are published to PyPI as alpha, beta, or release candidates. In their versions you will see notfication like a1, b1, and rc1, respectively. 1.10.0b4 would mean the 4th beta release of 1.10.0 before general availability.

  • pip:

    $ pip install --upgrade --pre unihan-db
    

via trunk (can break easily):

  • pip:

    $ pip install -e git+https://github.com/cihai/unihan-db.git#egg=unihan-db
    

Usage#

#!/usr/bin/env python
import pprint

from sqlalchemy.sql.expression import func

from unihan_db import bootstrap
from unihan_db.tables import Unhn

session = bootstrap.get_session()

bootstrap.bootstrap_unihan(session)

random_row = session.query(Unhn).order_by(func.random()).limit(1).first()

pp = pprint.PrettyPrinter(indent=0)

pp.pprint(random_row.to_dict())

Pythonics#