Cement Tabulate extension module.

Note This extension has an external dependency on tabulate. Cement explicitly does not include external dependencies for optional extensions.

  • In Cement >=3.0.8 you must include cement[tabulate] in your applications dependencies.

  • In Cement <3.0.8 you must include tabulate in your applications dependencies.

class cement.ext.ext_tabulate.TabulateOutputHandler(**kw)[source]

Bases: OutputHandler

This class implements the Output Handler interface. It provides tabularized text output using the Tabulate module. Please see the developer documentation on Output Handling.

class Meta[source]

Bases: object

Handler meta-data.

float_format = 'g'

String format to use for float values.

format = 'orgtbl'

Default template format. See the tabulate documentation for all supported template formats.

headers = []

Default headers to use.

missing_value = ''

Default replacement for missing value.

numeric_alignment = 'decimal'

Default alignment for numeric columns. See the tabulate documentation for all supported numalign options.

overridable = False

Whether or not to include tabulate as an available to choice to override the output_handler via command line options.

padding = True

Whether or not to pad the output with an extra pre/post ‘n’

string_alignment = 'left'

Default alignment for string columns. See the tabulate documentation for all supported stralign options.

render(data, **kw)[source]

Take a data dictionary and render it into a table. Additional keyword arguments are passed directly to tabulate.tabulate.


data_dict (dict) – The data dictionary to render.


The rendered template text

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