Wed, 20 Oct 2010 08:39:56 +0200

Detlev Offenbach <>
Wed, 20 Oct 2010 08:39:56 +0200
changeset 684
parent 12
child 808

Updated Pygments to version 1.3.1.

Pygments changelog

Issue numbers refer to the tracker at

Version 1.4
(in development)

Version 1.3.1
(bugfix release, released Mar 05, 2010)

- The ``pygmentize`` script was missing from the distribution.

Version 1.3
(codename Schneeglöckchen, released Mar 01, 2010)

- Added the ``ensurenl`` lexer option, which can be used to suppress the
  automatic addition of a newline to the lexer input.

- Lexers added:

  * Ada
  * Coldfusion
  * Modula-2
  * haXe
  * R console
  * Objective-J
  * Haml and Sass
  * CoffeeScript

- Enhanced reStructuredText highlighting.

- Added support for PHP 5.3 namespaces in the PHP lexer.

- Added a bash completion script for `pygmentize`, to the external/
  directory (#466).

- Fixed a bug in `do_insertions()` used for multi-lexer languages.

- Fixed a Ruby regex highlighting bug (#476).

- Fixed regex highlighting bugs in Perl lexer (#258).

- Add small enhancements to the C lexer (#467) and Bash lexer (#469).

- Small fixes for the Tcl, Debian control file, Nginx config,
  Smalltalk, Objective-C, Clojure, Lua lexers.

- Gherkin lexer: Fixed single apostrophe bug and added new i18n keywords.

Version 1.2.2
(bugfix release, released Jan 02, 2010)

* Removed a backwards incompatibility in the LaTeX formatter that caused
  Sphinx to produce invalid commands when writing LaTeX output (#463).

* Fixed a forever-backtracking regex in the BashLexer (#462).

Version 1.2.1
(bugfix release, released Jan 02, 2010)

* Fixed mishandling of an ellipsis in place of the frames in a Python
  console traceback, resulting in clobbered output.

Version 1.2
(codename Neujahr, released Jan 01, 2010)

- Dropped Python 2.3 compatibility.

- Lexers added:

  * Asymptote
  * Go
  * Gherkin (Cucumber)
  * CMake
  * Ooc
  * Coldfusion
  * haXe
  * R console

- Added options for rendering LaTeX in source code comments in the
  LaTeX formatter (#461).

- Updated the Logtalk lexer.

- Added `line_number_start` option to image formatter (#456).

- Added `hl_lines` and `hl_color` options to image formatter (#457).

- Fixed the HtmlFormatter's handling of noclasses=True to not output any
  classes (#427).

- Added the Monokai style (#453).

- Fixed LLVM lexer identifier syntax and added new keywords (#442).

- Fixed the PythonTracebackLexer to handle non-traceback data in header or
  trailer, and support more partial tracebacks that start on line 2 (#437).

- Fixed the CLexer to not highlight ternary statements as labels.

- Fixed lexing of some Ruby quoting peculiarities (#460).

- A few ASM lexer fixes (#450).

Version 1.1.1
(bugfix release, released Sep 15, 2009)

- Fixed the BBCode lexer (#435).

- Added support for new Jinja2 keywords.

- Fixed test suite failures.

- Added Gentoo-specific suffixes to Bash lexer.

Version 1.1
(codename Brillouin, released Sep 11, 2009)

- Ported Pygments to Python 3.  This needed a few changes in the way
  encodings are handled; they may affect corner cases when used with
  Python 2 as well.

- Lexers added:

  * Antlr/Ragel, thanks to Ana Nelson
  * (Ba)sh shell
  * Erlang shell
  * GLSL
  * Prolog
  * Evoque
  * Modelica
  * Rebol
  * MXML
  * Cython
  * ABAP
  * (VB/C#)
  * Vala
  * Newspeak

- Fixed the LaTeX formatter's output so that output generated for one style
  can be used with the style definitions of another (#384).

- Added "anchorlinenos" and "noclobber_cssfile" (#396) options to HTML

- Support multiline strings in Lua lexer.

- Rewrite of the JavaScript lexer by Pumbaa80 to better support regular
  expression literals (#403).

- When pygmentize is asked to highlight a file for which multiple lexers
  match the filename, use the analyse_text guessing engine to determine the
  winner (#355).

- Fixed minor bugs in the JavaScript lexer (#383), the Matlab lexer (#378),
  the Scala lexer (#392), the INI lexer (#391), the Clojure lexer (#387)
  and the AS3 lexer (#389).

- Fixed three Perl heredoc lexing bugs (#379, #400, #422).

- Fixed a bug in the image formatter which misdetected lines (#380).

- Fixed bugs lexing extended Ruby strings and regexes.

- Fixed a bug when lexing git diffs.

- Fixed a bug lexing the empty commit in the PHP lexer (#405).

- Fixed a bug causing Python numbers to be mishighlighted as floats (#397).

- Fixed a bug when backslashes are used in odd locations in Python (#395).

- Fixed various bugs in Matlab and S-Plus lexers, thanks to Winston Chang (#410,
  #411, #413, #414) and fmarc (#419).

- Fixed a bug in Haskell single-line comment detection (#426).

- Added new-style reStructuredText directive for docutils 0.5+ (#428).

Version 1.0
(codename Dreiundzwanzig, released Nov 23, 2008)

- Don't use join(splitlines()) when converting newlines to ``\n``,
  because that doesn't keep all newlines at the end when the
  ``stripnl`` lexer option is False.

- Added ``-N`` option to command-line interface to get a lexer name
  for a given filename.

- Added Tango style, written by Andre Roberge for the Crunchy project.

- Added Python3TracebackLexer and ``python3`` option to 

- Fixed a few bugs in the Haskell lexer.

- Fixed PythonTracebackLexer to be able to recognize SyntaxError and
  KeyboardInterrupt (#360).

- Provide one formatter class per image format, so that surprises like::

    pygmentize -f gif -o foo.gif

  creating a PNG file are avoided.

- Actually use the `font_size` option of the image formatter.

- Fixed numpy lexer that it doesn't listen for `*.py` any longer.

- Fixed HTML formatter so that text options can be Unicode
  strings (#371).

- Unified Diff lexer supports the "udiff" alias now.

- Fixed a few issues in Scala lexer (#367).

- RubyConsoleLexer now supports simple prompt mode (#363).

- JavascriptLexer is smarter about what constitutes a regex (#356).

- Add Applescript lexer, thanks to Andreas Amann (#330).

- Make the codetags more strict about matching words (#368).

- NginxConfLexer is a little more accurate on mimetypes and
  variables (#370).

Version 0.11.1
(released Aug 24, 2008)

- Fixed a Jython compatibility issue in pygments.unistring (#358).

Version 0.11
(codename Straußenei, released Aug 23, 2008)

Many thanks go to Tim Hatch for writing or integrating most of the bug
fixes and new features.

- Lexers added:

  * Nasm-style assembly language, thanks to delroth
  * YAML, thanks to Kirill Simonov
  * ActionScript 3, thanks to Pierre Bourdon
  * Cheetah/Spitfire templates, thanks to Matt Good
  * Lighttpd config files
  * Nginx config files
  * Gnuplot plotting scripts
  * Clojure
  * POV-Ray scene files
  * Sqlite3 interactive console sessions
  * Scala source files, thanks to Krzysiek Goj

- Lexers improved:

  * C lexer highlights standard library functions now and supports C99
  * Bash lexer now correctly highlights heredocs without preceding
  * Vim lexer now highlights hex colors properly and knows a couple
    more keywords.
  * Irc logs lexer now handles xchat's default time format (#340) and
    correctly highlights lines ending in ``>``.
  * Support more delimiters for perl regular expressions (#258).
  * ObjectiveC lexer now supports 2.0 features.

- Added "Visual Studio" style.

- Updated markdown processor to Markdown 1.7.

- Support roman/sans/mono style defs and use them in the LaTeX

- The RawTokenFormatter is no longer registered to ``*.raw`` and it's
  documented that tokenization with this lexer may raise exceptions.

- New option ``hl_lines`` to HTML formatter, to highlight certain

- New option ``prestyles`` to HTML formatter.

- New option *-g* to pygmentize, to allow lexer guessing based on
  filetext (can be slowish, so file extensions are still checked

- ``guess_lexer()`` now makes its decision much faster due to a cache
  of whether data is xml-like (a check which is used in several
  versions of ``analyse_text()``.  Several lexers also have more
  accurate ``analyse_text()`` now.

Version 0.10
(codename Malzeug, released May 06, 2008)

- Lexers added:

  * Io
  * Smalltalk
  * Darcs patches
  * Tcl
  * Matlab
  * Matlab sessions
  * XSLT
  * tcsh
  * NumPy
  * Python 3
  * S, S-plus, R statistics languages
  * Logtalk

- In the LatexFormatter, the *commandprefix* option is now by default
  'PY' instead of 'C', since the latter resulted in several collisions
  with other packages.  Also, the special meaning of the *arg*
  argument to ``get_style_defs()`` was removed.

- Added ImageFormatter, to format code as PNG, JPG, GIF or BMP.
  (Needs the Python Imaging Library.)

- Support doc comments in the PHP lexer.

- Handle format specifications in the Perl lexer.

- Fix comment handling in the Batch lexer.

- Add more file name extensions for the C++, INI and XML lexers.

- Fixes in the IRC and MuPad lexers.

- Fix function and interface name highlighting in the Java lexer.

- Fix at-rule handling in the CSS lexer.

- Handle KeyboardInterrupts gracefully in pygmentize.

- Added BlackWhiteStyle.

- Bash lexer now correctly highlights math, does not require
  whitespace after semicolons, and correctly highlights boolean

- Makefile lexer is now capable of handling BSD and GNU make syntax.

Version 0.9
(codename Herbstzeitlose, released Oct 14, 2007)

- Lexers added:

  * Erlang
  * ActionScript
  * Literate Haskell
  * Common Lisp
  * Various assembly languages
  * Gettext catalogs
  * Squid configuration
  * Debian control files
  * MySQL-style SQL
  * MOOCode

- Lexers improved:

  * Greatly improved the Haskell and OCaml lexers.
  * Improved the Bash lexer's handling of nested constructs.
  * The C# and Java lexers exhibited abysmal performance with some
    input code; this should now be fixed.
  * The IRC logs lexer is now able to colorize weechat logs too.
  * The Lua lexer now recognizes multi-line comments.
  * Fixed bugs in the D and MiniD lexer.

- The encoding handling of the command line mode (pygmentize) was
  enhanced. You shouldn't get UnicodeErrors from it anymore if you
  don't give an encoding option.

- Added a ``-P`` option to the command line mode which can be used to
  give options whose values contain commas or equals signs.

- Added 256-color terminal formatter.

- Added an experimental SVG formatter.

- Added the ``lineanchors`` option to the HTML formatter, thanks to
  Ian Charnas for the idea.

- Gave the line numbers table a CSS class in the HTML formatter.

- Added a Vim 7-like style.

Version 0.8.1
(released Jun 27, 2007)

- Fixed POD highlighting in the Ruby lexer.

- Fixed Unicode class and namespace name highlighting in the C# lexer.

- Fixed Unicode string prefix highlighting in the Python lexer.

- Fixed a bug in the D and MiniD lexers.

- Fixed the included MoinMoin parser.

Version 0.8
(codename Maikäfer, released May 30, 2007)

- Lexers added:

  * Haskell, thanks to Adam Blinkinsop
  * Redcode, thanks to Adam Blinkinsop
  * D, thanks to Kirk McDonald
  * MuPad, thanks to Christopher Creutzig
  * MiniD, thanks to Jarrett Billingsley
  * Vim Script, by Tim Hatch

- The HTML formatter now has a second line-numbers mode in which it
  will just integrate the numbers in the same ``<pre>`` tag as the

- The `CSharpLexer` now is Unicode-aware, which means that it has an
  option that can be set so that it correctly lexes Unicode
  identifiers allowed by the C# specs.

- Added a `RaiseOnErrorTokenFilter` that raises an exception when the
  lexer generates an error token, and a `VisibleWhitespaceFilter` that
  converts whitespace (spaces, tabs, newlines) into visible

- Fixed the `do_insertions()` helper function to yield correct

- The ReST lexer now automatically highlights source code blocks in
  ".. sourcecode:: language" and ".. code:: language" directive

- Improved the default style (thanks to Tiberius Teng). The old
  default is still available as the "emacs" style (which was an alias

- The `get_style_defs` method of HTML formatters now uses the
  `cssclass` option as the default selector if it was given.

- Improved the ReST and Bash lexers a bit.

- Fixed a few bugs in the Makefile and Bash lexers, thanks to Tim

- Fixed a bug in the command line code that disallowed ``-O`` options
  when using the ``-S`` option.

- Fixed a bug in the `RawTokenFormatter`.

Version 0.7.1
(released Feb 15, 2007)

- Fixed little highlighting bugs in the Python, Java, Scheme and
  Apache Config lexers.

- Updated the included manpage.

- Included a built version of the documentation in the source tarball.

Version 0.7
(codename Faschingskrapfn, released Feb 14, 2007)

- Added a MoinMoin parser that uses Pygments. With it, you get
  Pygments highlighting in Moin Wiki pages.

- Changed the exception raised if no suitable lexer, formatter etc. is
  found in one of the `get_*_by_*` functions to a custom exception,
  `pygments.util.ClassNotFound`. It is, however, a subclass of
  `ValueError` in order to retain backwards compatibility.

- Added a `-H` command line option which can be used to get the
  docstring of a lexer, formatter or filter.

- Made the handling of lexers and formatters more consistent. The
  aliases and filename patterns of formatters are now attributes on

- Added an OCaml lexer, thanks to Adam Blinkinsop.

- Made the HTML formatter more flexible, and easily subclassable in
  order to make it easy to implement custom wrappers, e.g. alternate
  line number markup. See the documentation.

- Added an `outencoding` option to all formatters, making it possible
  to override the `encoding` (which is used by lexers and formatters)
  when using the command line interface. Also, if using the terminal
  formatter and the output file is a terminal and has an encoding
  attribute, use it if no encoding is given.

- Made it possible to just drop style modules into the `styles`
  subpackage of the Pygments installation.

- Added a "state" keyword argument to the `using` helper.

- Added a `commandprefix` option to the `LatexFormatter` which allows
  to control how the command names are constructed.

- Added quite a few new lexers, thanks to Tim Hatch:

  * Java Server Pages
  * Windows batch files
  * Trac Wiki markup
  * Python tracebacks
  * ReStructuredText
  * Dylan
  * and the Befunge esoteric programming language (yay!)

- Added Mako lexers by Ben Bangert.

- Added "fruity" style, another dark background originally vim-based

- Added sources.list lexer by Dennis Kaarsemaker.

- Added token stream filters, and a pygmentize option to use them.

- Changed behavior of `in` Operator for tokens. 

- Added mimetypes for all lexers.

- Fixed some problems lexing Python strings.

- Fixed tickets: #167, #178, #179, #180, #185, #201.

Version 0.6
(codename Zimtstern, released Dec 20, 2006)

- Added option for the HTML formatter to write the CSS to an external
  file in "full document" mode.

- Added RTF formatter.

- Added Bash and Apache configuration lexers (thanks to Tim Hatch).

- Improved guessing methods for various lexers.

- Added `@media` support to CSS lexer (thanks to Tim Hatch).

- Added a Groff lexer (thanks to Tim Hatch).

- License change to BSD.

- Added lexers for the Myghty template language.

- Added a Scheme lexer (thanks to Marek Kubica).

- Added some functions to iterate over existing lexers, formatters and

- The HtmlFormatter's `get_style_defs()` can now take a list as an
  argument to generate CSS with multiple prefixes.

- Support for guessing input encoding added.

- Encoding support added: all processing is now done with Unicode
  strings, input and output are converted from and optionally to byte
  strings (see the ``encoding`` option of lexers and formatters).

- Some improvements in the C(++) lexers handling comments and line

Version 0.5.1
(released Oct 30, 2006)

- Fixed traceback in ``pygmentize -L`` (thanks to Piotr Ozarowski).

Version 0.5
(codename PyKleur, released Oct 30, 2006)

- Initial public release.

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