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The Python SDK is available here. It is very simple to install it in any modern Linux distribution.
aptitude install python-pip pip install pyrax
In Windows we need to do couple things more.
- Download and install the distribute Python package
Use your browser to download the file or if you want to use curl in Windows take a look at this instructions Powershell as Bash substitute on Windows. From powershell it can look like this:
PS C:\Users\radoslaw> curl -O http://python-distribute.org/distribute_setup.py PS C:\Users\radoslaw> python distribute_setup.py
PS C:\Users\radoslaw> curl -O https://raw.github.com/pypa/pip/master/contrib/get-pip.py PS C:\Users\radoslaw> python get-pip.py
If you have to modify your PATH variable this blog can be helpful.
PS C:\Users\radoslaw> pip Usage: pip
If everything went fine you should see similar output.
PS C:\Users\radoslaw> python Python 2.7.3 (default, Apr 10 2012, 23:24:47) [MSC v.1500 64 bit (AMD64)] on win32 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information. >>> import pyrax >>> pyrax <module 'pyrax' from 'c:\Python27\lib\site-packages\pyrax\__init__.pyc'>References