Installation instructions for nc5ng-python
nc5ng offers common installation options for python distributions
It is recommended to use a python virtual environment (
virtualenv) to install this package and dependencies.
Installing directly to a system python distribution can break certain system packages.
- Python 3.x
- Fortran (
- GMT (4.x-6.x)
- GMT/Python (Optional) - GMT6.0 Required for ``GMT/Python``(Development Release Only)
Python Package Index¶
Released versions of
nc5ng can be installed directly from the PyPi by using pip
pip install nc5ng
Specific versions can be installed by specifying
pip can be used to install development versions of python packages by
specifying the git repository, including branch or commit
pip install -U git+git://github.com/nc5ng/nc5ng-python@stable
pip install -U git+git://github.com/nc5ng/nc5ng-python@8f482ba1ce6484ab18e6ccd88d6e251655cd61f2
Local Copies can be installed in editable mode for development
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org/nc5ng/nc5ng-python
pip install -U -e ./nc5ng-python
Docker images are provided to use nc5ng through container virtualization.
For convenience, the docker image
nc5ng/nc5ng contains a pre-compiled conversion for testing.
For more information on deployment and use please see the docker project pages.
Install Conversion Data¶
Raw Source data is provided directly from the nc5ng-core package. However conversion data must either be built or downloaded seperately.
Conversion data can be placed anywhere and is referenced by configration arguments used to load data.