This search provider makes it easier for you to jump directly to the part of the Python standard library docs that you want. Some example queries that “just work”:
json: sends you directly to the
os.path.join: sends you directly to the documentation for the
abs: sends you directly to the documentation for the
socket.connect: sends you directly to the documentation for the
connectmethod on socket objects
OSError: sends you directly to the documentation for the
You can try it out here:
To get started using the quick search from your browser, follow the appropriate instructions for your browser:
Open your search menu, and then click on ‘Add “Python stdlib”’.
For reasons beyond my understanding, you’ll have to manually add a search
engine to Chrome to use this service. The search URL you should use is
(Theoretically, Chrome should automatically discover and add the search engine for you. I can’t make this work for some reason; if you have any idea why, please shoot me an email.)
Open your search menu, point to “Add Search Providers”, and click on “Python stdlib”.