spopt supports Python 3.7, 3.8, and 3.9. Please make sure that you are operating in a Python 3 environment.
Installing released version¶
spopt is available on the Python Package Index. Therefore, you can either install directly with pip from the command line:
pip install -U spopt
or download the source distribution (.tar.gz) and decompress it to your selected destination. Open a command shell and navigate to the decompressed folder. Type:
pip install .
You may also install the latest stable spopt via conda-forge channel by running:
conda install --channel conda-forge spopt
Installing development version¶
Potentially, you might want to use the newest features in the development version of spopt on github - pysal/spopt while have not been incorporated in the Pypi released version. You can achieve that by installing pysal/spopt by running the following from a command shell:
pip install git+https://github.com/pysal/spopt.git
You can also fork the pysal/spopt repo and create a local clone of your fork. By making changes to your local clone and submitting a pull request to pysal/spopt, you can contribute to spopt development.