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A Python SDK for integrating with the CTERA Global File System API. Compatible with Python 3.5+.


User documentation is available on Read the Docs.


Installing via pip:

$ pip install cterasdk

If you receive a certificate error, add the following trusted hosts:

$ pip install cterasdk --trusted-host --trusted-host  # [SSL: CERTIFICATE_VERIFY_FAILED]

Installation via proxy:

$ pip install cterasdk --proxy http://user:password@proxyserver:port  # use proxy

Install from source:

$ git clone
$ cd ctera-python-sdk
$ python install

Importing the Library

After installation, to get started, open a Python console:

>>> from cterasdk import *

Building Documentation

Documentation can be compiled by running make html from the docs folder. After compilation, open docs/build/html/index.html.


We use the tox package to run tests in Python 3. To install, use pip install tox. Once installed, run tox from the root directory.

$ tox

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