Installing Slave

Installation is quite easy. The latest stable version is available on the python package index or github. It can be installed with the package managers pip or easy_install via:

pip install slave


easy_install slave

Installing from source

To install it from source, download and extract it and execute:

python install

Installing the latest development version

To work with the latest version of slave, clone the github repository and install it in development mode:

git clone git://
cd slave
python develop