Black can be integrated into many environments, providing a better and smoother experience. Documentation for integrating Black with a tool can be found for the following areas:
Editors and tools not listed will require external contributions.
Patches welcome! ✨ 🍰 ✨
Any tool can pipe code through Black using its stdio mode (just
- as the file name).
The formatted code will be returned on stdout (unless
--check was passed). Black
will still emit messages on stderr but that shouldn’t affect your use case.
This can be used for example with PyCharm’s or IntelliJ’s File Watchers.