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The CAMERA platform for synchrotron data management, visualization, and reduction. This package conveniently clones the critical Xi-cam packages and performs editable source-installs.

Project description

A quick-installer for Xi-cam 2 developers. Python and Git experience required. The default install location is ~/Xi-cam.


Xi-cam 2 has not yet reached a release state. Expect some changes to API design as we continue development.


  • Python 3.6+
  • PyQt5
  • GitPython
  • (…and the Xi-cam 2 platform requirements)


To run the quick-installer:

pip install -v

This quick-installer performs the following operations:

  • Clone essential Xi-cam 2 packages to the installation directory
  • Install Xi-cam 2 dependencies
  • Install Xi-cam 2 essential packages as editable source

Note: The -v allows you to see installation progress.


To install to a custom directory, set a shell environment variable with the desired path:


or, in fish:

set -x -g INSTALL_DIR "~/my/install/dir"

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