Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language Also known as: python2, python3, python@3

Current versions

Revision: 4

python requires the following formulae to be installed:
xz 5.2.3 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
sphinx-doc 1.7.2 Tool to create intelligent and beautiful documentation
gdbm 1.14.1_1 GNU database manager
openssl 1.0.2n SSL/TLS cryptography library
readline 7.0.3_1 Library for command-line editing
sqlite 3.22.0 Command-line interface for SQLite
tcl-tk 8.6.8 Tool Command Language

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require python to be installed:
oma 2.1.1 Standalone package to infer orthologs with the OMA algorithm
pbsuite 14.7.14 PBJelly and PBHoney: Software for PacBio sequencing data
fastnlo Fast pQCD calculations for PDF fits
asciinema 2.0.0_1 Record and share terminal sessions
boost-python3 1.66.0_1 C++ library for C++/Python3 interoperability
ddgr 1.2_2 DuckDuckGo from the terminal
fades 6.0.1_2 Automatically handle virtualenvs for python scripts
fb-client 2.0.3_3 Shell-script client for
git-cola 3.0_2 Highly caffeinated git GUI
googler 3.5_1 Google Search and News from the command-line
grc 1.11.1_2 Colorize logfiles and command output
keepassc 1.7.0_4 Curses-based password manager for KeePass v.1.x and KeePassX
lensfun 0.3.2_3 Remove defects from digital images
pastebinit 1.5_1 Send things to pastebin from the command-line
py3cairo 1.16.3_1 Python 3 bindings for the Cairo graphics library
pybind11 2.2.2_1 Seamless operability between C++11 and Python
redex 2017.10.31_1 Bytecode optimizer for Android apps
scipy 1.0.0_3 Software for mathematics, science, and engineering
twoping 4.1_2 Ping utility to determine directional packet loss
twtxt 1.2.3_2 Decentralised, minimalist microblogging service for hackers
vapoursynth 43_1 Video processing framework with simplicity in mind
whatmp3 3.8_2 Small script to create mp3 torrents out of FLACs
yosys 0.7_1 Framework for Verilog RTL synthesis
cmark-gfm 0.28.3.gfm.12 C implementation of GitHub Flavored Markdown
cmark 0.28.3 Strongly specified, highly compatible implementation of Markdown
libvoikko 4.1.1_1 Linguistic software and Finnish dictionary
taisei 1.2_1 Clone of Touhou Project shoot-em-up games
io 2017.09.06 Small prototype-based programming language
lcm 1.3.1 Libraries and tools for message passing and data marshalling
nghttp2 1.31.0 HTTP/2 C Library
boost@1.55 1.55.0_1 Collection of portable C++ source libraries
pyqt 5.10.1 Python bindings for v5 of Qt
you-get 0.4.1040_1 Dumb downloader that scrapes the web
rtv 1.22.1 Command-line Reddit client
vim 8.0.1600 Vi 'workalike' with many additional features
azure-cli 2.0.29 Microsoft Azure CLI 2.0
snakemake 4.8.0 Pythonic workflow system
macvim 8.0-145_2 GUI for vim, made for macOS
certbot 0.22.2 Tool to obtain certs from Let's Encrypt and autoenable HTTPS
gnome-builder 3.24.2_7 IDE for GNOME
notmuch 0.26_2 Thread-based email index, search, and tagging
awscli 1.14.60 Official Amazon AWS command-line interface
meson 0.45.1 Fast and user friendly build system
gom 0.3.3_4 GObject wrapper around SQLite
xdot 0.9_2 Interactive viewer for graphs written in Graphviz's dot language
diffoscope 92 In-depth comparison of files, archives, and directories
gdcm 2.8.5 Grassroots DICOM library and utilities for medical files

Recent formula history

Alex Gaynor python: bump pip dependency
ilovezfs python: make PEP 394 compliant
Mike McQuaid python: tweak caveats.
commitay python 3.7.0b2 (devel) (#24762)
ilovezfs python: also remove potentially conflicting pip

Formula code at GitHub