How To Install¶
You will need Python version 2.6 or better to run
hypatia. Development of
hypatia is done
primarily under Python 2.7, so that version is recommended. It does not
run under Python 3.X.
To succesfully install
hypatia, you will need an
environment capable of compiling Python C code. See the
documentation about installing, e.g.
for your system. You will also need setuptools installed
within your Python system in order to run the
It is advisable to install
hypatia into a virtualenv in order
to obtain isolation from any “system” packages you’ve got installed in your
Python version (and likewise, to prevent
hypatia from globally
installing versions of packages that are not compatible with your system
After you’ve got the requisite dependencies installed, you may install
hypatia into your Python environment using the following
$ easy_install hypatia
What Gets Installed¶
hypatia and ZODB are installed.