Installing and Hello, World!¶
Release versions are posted on the GitHub looper releases page. You can install the latest release directly from GitHub using pip:
pip install --user https://github.com/epigen/looper/zipball/master
Update looper with:
pip install --user --upgrade https://github.com/epigen/looper/zipball/master
To put the
looper executable in your
$PATH, add the following line to your
Now, to test looper, follow the commands in the Hello, Looper! example repository. Details are located in the README file; Briefly, just run these 5 lines of code and you’re running your first looper project!
# Install the latest version of looper: pip install --user https://github.com/epigen/looper/zipball/master # download and unzip this repository wget https://github.com/databio/hello_looper/archive/master.zip unzip master.zip # Run it: cd hello_looper-master looper run project_config.yaml
If the looper executable isn’t in your path, add it with
export PATH=~/.local/bin:$PATH – check out the FAQ.
Now just read the explanation in the Hello, Looper! example repository to understand what you’ve accomplished.