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Local development / usage

Prerequisites: Python 2, virtualenv (pip install virtualenv)

  1. Clone this repository, cd nimbus

  2. Make a virtualenv: virtualenv venv (or use virtualenvwrapper)

  3. Activate the virtualenv: . venv/bin/activate

  4. Install nimbus editable: pip install -e .

  5. Try out nimbus: nimbus --help

Releasing new package versions



You’ll want a ~/.pypirc with your PyPI test and live credentials:


repository =
username = someuser
password = sometestpassword

repository =
username = someuser
password = somepassword

Publish to testpypi

Python runs a test mode version of the Python Package Index where you can test out publishing updates. This is useful to double check that everything works before publishing to the produciton PyPI, where you can never reuse version numbers.

Register the package:

python register -r

Build and upload (sdist, then upload) in one go:

python sdist upload --sign -r

Publish to PyPI

Tag the version, here using 0.0.1:

git tag v0.0.1
git push --tags

Register the package, if you haven’t already:

python register -r pypi

Build and upload:

python sdist upload -s -r pypi --sign


The project is in the public domain, and all contributions will also be released in the public domain. By submitting a pull request, you are agreeing to waive all rights to your contribution under the terms of the CC0 Public Domain Dedication.

This project constitutes an original work of the United States Government.

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