distutils is used for installation, so it's rather simple. Execute the following command:
$ python setup.py install
For Windows a binary distribution is provided. To install it, double click it and follow the instructions.
setuptools is supported for installation, so if you have setuptools installed
the package will be installed as an egg (and you can use
If you have difficulties installing this software, send a problem report to Walter Dörwald (firstname.lastname@example.org).
In addition to the environment variables
CXX (which are used by
Python's Makefile itself for the C and C++ compiler), you can set the
COV to point to the coverage program (the default is
You must create a directory
run in your home directory, where
will put its pid file (log files will be put into
~/log, but this directory
will be created automatically).