This part of the documentation covers the installation of ccapi. The first step to using any software package is getting it properly installed.

Installation via pip

The recommended way to install ccapi is via pip.

$ pip install ccapi

For instructions on installing python and pip see “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Python” Installation Guides.

Installation of optional dependencies

You can install all packages directly by:

$ pip install ccapi[all]

Building from source

ccapi is actively developed on GitHub and is always avaliable.

You can clone the base repository with git as follows:

$ git clone

Optionally, you could download the tarball or zipball as follows:

For Linux Users

$ curl -OL

For Windows Users

$ curl -OL

Install necessary dependencies

$ cd ccapi
$ pip install -r requirements.txt

Then, go ahead and install ccapi in your site-packages as follows:

$ python install

Check to see if you’ve installed ccapi correctly.

>>> import ccapi