To use agate install it with pip:
pip install agate
For non-English locale support, install PyICU.
Need more speed? Upgrade to Python 3. It’s 3-5x faster than Python 2.
If you must use Python 2 you can you can
pip install cdecimal for a performance boost.
If you are a developer that also wants to hack on agate, install it from git:
git clone git://github.com/wireservice/agate.git cd agate mkvirtualenv agate # If running Python 3 (strongly recommended for development) pip install -r requirements-py3.txt # If running Python 2 pip install -r requirements-py2.txt python setup.py develop
To run the agate tests with coverage:
nosetests --with-coverage tests