Since flavio is a Python package that does not need compilation, installation
is fairly simple. The following tutorial will assume that you already have
Python 3 and the Python package manager
pip installed on your system.
Note: If you plan to modify the code and potentially contribute your changes back to the community, you might follow the steps described in development install instead.
flavio depends on the
scipy packages. If you already have them
installed (you need their Python 3 versions), you can skip to step 2. Otherwise, on Ubuntu, you can install them
For more detailed install instructions, including other operating systems, see the SciPy documentation.
To also use the plotting features of flavio, you have to install
The latest released version is available via PyPI, so you can install it simply by executing
(depending on your system, the Python 3 version of
pip could also be called
pip-3.3 or just
While you are now all set to compute predictions in the SM and beyond, if you want to use all the features of the package, you might want to install some additional Python packages:
If you have installed flavio using
pip, it is trivial to upgrade it to
a new version. Simply execute