Build and Runtime Environment
The Accelerator projects has been built, tested, and runs on:
- Ubuntu16.04 and Debian 9,
- FreeBSD 11.1
but is in no way limited to these systems or versions.
We are working on a PyPi installation, but for now, please use this two step guide to install the Accelerator using git:
- Install dependencies. On Debian and Ubuntu
sudo apt-get install build-essential python-dev python3-dev zlib1g-dev git virtualenv
- Clone the https://github.com/eBay/accelerator-project_skeleton repository.
Run the setup script
cd accelerator-project_skeleton ./init.py
Please read and modify this script according to your needs.
Done. The Accelerator is now ready for use.
For a more comprehensive installation guide, please see the skeleton installation manual.
The init.py script will clone both the accelerator-gzutil and the main
accelerator repositories. The gzutil library will be set up in virtual
environments for Python2 as well as Python3, and the Accelerator will
be set up as a git submodule to the