This project is being split into 3 separate projects:

  • friendly_traceback,

  • friendly, and

  • friendly_idle.

The documentation does not reflect this change.

If you are a end-user, just install friendly until further notice.

One last thing

Explaining tracebacks to beginners is useful, but so might be preventing mistakes in the first place. friendly’s console currently include two additional features that could possibly be of interest.

Python IndexError example