attrs is licensed under the permissive MIT license.
The full license text can be also found in the source code repository.
attrs is written and maintained by Hynek Schlawack.
The development is kindly supported by Variomedia AG.
It’s the spiritual successor of characteristic and aspires to fix some of it clunkiness and unfortunate decisions. Both were inspired by Twisted’s FancyEqMixin but both are implemented using class decorators because sub-classing is bad for you, m’kay?
The following folks helped forming attrs into what it is now:
Of course characteristic’s hall of fame applies as well since they share a lot of code.