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Meta-package to build and install xapian-bindings extension.

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NOTE: This package is not guaranteed to fully functional! Use at your own risk!

xapian-bindings is a meta-package to simplify installation of the xapian-bindings extension for Python. It determines the version of xapian-bindings to use based on the version of xapian-core installed; downloads and extracts the source code; then runs ./configure, make and make install.

This project is not affiliated with the Xapian project in any way.


  1. Ensure you have essential build & development tools installed on your system.

  2. Ensure you have xapian-core installed via your system package manager or source tarball.

  3. Run pip install --no-cache-dir xapian-bindings.

  4. Verify installation by running python -c "import xapian; print(xapian.__version__)".


  • Add .travis.yml.

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