SmartAnthill has not been released yet. The steps decribed below will install development verion of SmartAnthill. Don’t forget to upgrade SmartAnthill using the same installation steps from time to time.
- Operating systems:
- Mac OS X
- Linux, +ARM
All commands below should be executed in Command-line application:
- Mac OS X / Linux this is Terminal application.
- Windows this is
Command Prompt (
Linux Users: Don’t forget to install “udev” rules file 99-platformio-udev.rules (an instruction is located in the file).
Windows Users: Please check that you have correctly installed USB driver from board manufacturer
Please choose one of the following installation methods:
To install or upgrade SmartAnthill paste that at a Terminal prompt
(you MIGHT need to run
sudo first, just for installation):
[sudo] python -c "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/smartanthill/smartanthill2_0/develop/scripts/get-smartanthill.py)"
To install or upgrade SmartAnthill, download (save as...)
script. Then run the following (you MIGHT need to run
just for installation):
# change directory to folder where is located downloaded "get-smartanthill.py" cd /path/to/dir/where/is/located/get-smartanthill.py/script # run it python get-smartanthill.py
On Windows OS it may look like:
# change directory to folder where is located downloaded "get-smartanthill.py" cd C:\path\to\dir\where\is\located\get-smartanthill.py\script # run it C:\Python27\python.exe get-smartanthill.py
pythonversion (only 2.6-2.7 is supported):
$ python --version
Windows Users only:
- Download Python 2.7 and install it.
- Download and install the latest Python for Windows extensions (PyWin32).
- Add to PATH system variable
;C:\Python27;C:\Python27\Scripts;and reopen Command Prompt (
cmd.exe) application. Please read this article How to set the path and environment variables in Windows.
- Check a
piptool for installing and managing Python packages:
pip search smartanthill
You should see short information about
If your computer does not recognize
pip command, try to install it first
using these instructions.
- Install a
smartanthilland related packages:
SmartAnthill has not been published in PyPi registry. Please use
get-smartanthill.py mentioned above.
pip install smartanthill && pip install --egg scons
For upgrading the
smartanthill to new version please use this command:
pip install -U smartanthill