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Placeholder images. Generated via the magic of PyPNG!
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When mocking up layouts, I want to ensure that the HTML I'm building wraps real images in the correct aspect ratios. I also want to be able to fiddle with the sizes without getting distracted by squashed/stretched faces. I'd like something akin to a visual "Lorem ipsum...", that says "Hey! An image is going to go here! At some point!" Importantly for some future work, I want these images to be autogenerated.

So, PyPlaceholder. Using PyPNG as a base, it generates s very simple image that you can stick into a layout to hold the place of images to come.

Usage: [options]

  --version             show program's version number and exit
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  --verbose             Verbose mode
  -o OUT, --output=OUT  Output file
  --background=RRGGBB   Background color in hex (`RRGGBB`) format
  --foreground=RRGGBB   Foreground color in hex (`RRGGBB`) format
  --width=WIDTH         Width of placeholder
  --height=HEIGHT       Height of placeholder
  --no-border           Suppress rendering of border around the placeholder