Manual:Pywikibot/pwb.py

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pwb.py is a wrapper script to use Pywikibot in a 'directory' mode.

Usage[edit]

Run scripts using:

$ python pwb.py <pwb options> <name_of_script> <options>

and it will use the package directory to store all user files, fix up search paths so the package does not need to be installed, etc.

Currently <pwb options> are global options. This can be used for tests to set the default site like (see T216825):

$ python pwb.py -lang:de bot_tests -v