The Linux Foundation strongly recommends that you have a python virtual environment to work in. Not using a virtualenv can have serious negative side effects!

For Install

LFTools is available on pypi. To install, after making a virtualenv, do pip install lftools in your shell.

For Development

Often during development you want to run tests and/or try code out locally as you change it. To do this you need the installation of LFTools to be your local git repo. After doing pip install -r requirements.txt issue the command pip install -e .