The newest install instructions are always in the README
- Python 2.x >= 2.5 (Python 3.x will be supported soon)
Installing on all UNIXs
To install couchapp using easy_install you must make sure you have a recent version of distribute installed:
$ curl -O http://python-distribute.org/distribute_setup.py $ sudo python distribute_setup.py $ easy_install pip
To install or upgrade to the latest released version of couchapp:
$ sudo pip install couchapp
To install/upgrade development version :
$ sudo pip install git+http://github.com/couchapp/couchapp.git#egg=Couchapp
Installing in a sandboxed environnement.
If you want to work in a sandboxed environnement which is recommended if you don’t want to not “pollute” your system, you can usevirtualenv :
$ curl -O http://python-distribute.org/distribute_setup.py $ sudo python distribute_setup.py $ easy_install pip $ pip install virtualenv
Then to install couchapp :
$ pip -E couchapp_env install couchapp
This command create a sandboxed environment in
couchapp_env folder. To activate and work in this environment:
$ cd couchapp_env && . ./bin/activate
Then you can work on your couchapps. I usually have a
couchapps folder in
couchapp_env where I put my couchapps.
Installing from source :
Follow instructions here
Installing on macosx
Using Couchapp Standalone executable :
Using th python metapackage for macosx 10.5 or macosx 10.6
- For macosx 10.6: Download Couchapp-0.7.5-py2.6-macosx10.6.zip then double-click on the installer.
- For macosx 10.5: Download Couchapp-0.7.5-py2.5-macosx10.5.zip .
To install easily couchapp on MacOSX, it may be easier to use homebrew to install
Once you installed homebrew, do :
$ brew install pip && pip install couchapp
Installing on ubuntu
If you use [Ubuntu](http://www.ubuntu.com/-, you can update your system with packages from our PPA by adding
ppa:couchapp/couchapp to your system’s Software Sources.
Follow instructions here.
Installing on Windows
There are currently 3 methods to install on windows: