The software is tested for Python versions 3.8+ and has no required dependencies. Some features or backends are not supported by the standard library and require additional packages.
Source Code Installation¶
You can clone the git repository and pip install it directly (Option 1), or install directly from git (Option 2).
# Option 1 git clone https://github.com/glotzerlab/synced_collections.git cd synced_collections pip install . # Option 2 pip install git+https://github.com/glotzerlab/synced_collections.git
Consider installing optional dependencies.
Optional dependencies are not installed automatically. In case you want to use extra features that require external packages, you need to install these manually.
Extra features with dependencies:
Note that if numpy arrays are stored into a
SyncedCollection they will be converted into a suitable subclass of
No numpy extra installation feature is provided, however, since it is assumed that users wishing to store numpy arrays will already have numpy installed.