Installing and Testing¶
Most users will want to simply install the latest version, hosted on PyPI:
pip install scout
Installing with git¶
The project is hosted at https://github.com/coleifer/scout and can be installed using git:
git clone https://github.com/coleifer/scout.git cd scout python setup.py install
On some systems you may need to use
sudo python setup.py install to
install scout system-wide.
Scout has the following Python dependencies:
If you installed Scout using
pip then the dependencies will have automatically been installed for you. Otherwise be sure to install
Scout also depends on SQLite and the SQLite full-text search extension. SQLite is installed by default on most operating systems, and is generally compiled with FTS, so typically no additional installation is necessary.
You can test your installation by running the test suite.