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PRAW, an acronym for "Python Reddit API Wrapper", is a python package that allows for simple access to reddit's API.
set_flairI'm going to assume you're using PRAW<4. It certainly can be done with an older PRAW version, though you'll have to get someone else to help you out. In PRAW4, assuming you are a moderator of the subreddit, and you have the right scope:
itemcan be a string, Redditor object, or Submission object.
itemis a string it will be treated as the name of a Redditor.