pyp – Python Power at the Prompt (The Pyed Piper)
“Pyp is a Linux command-line text manipulation tool similar to awk or sed, but which uses standard python string and list methods as well as custom functions evolved to generate fast results in an intense production environment. Pyed Pyper was developed at Sony Pictures Imageworks to facilitate the construction of complex image manipulation “one-liner” commands during visual effects work on Alice in Wonderland, Green Lantern, and the upcoming The Amazing Spiderman.” (source)
Installable via jabbatron.
This post is a reminder for me. As soon as I go through its documentation, I will write some notes about it.