Installing Pebble

Installing from PyPI

Packages for Pebble are published on the Python Package Index under the name incenp.pebble. To install the latest version from PyPI:

$ pip install -U incenp.pebble

Installing from source

You may download a release tarball from the homepage or from the release page, and then proceed to a manual installation:

$ tar zxf incenp.pebble-0.4.2.tar.gz
$ cd incenp.pebble-0.4.2
$ python build
$ python install

You may also clone the repository:

$ git clone

and then proceed as above.


Pebble requires the following Python dependencies to work:

If you install Pebble from the Python Package Index with pip as described above, those dependencies should be automatically installed if they are not already available on your system.

Testing the installation

Once installed, Pebble may be invoked from the command line by calling the pbl program. You can check whether it has been installed correctly by running the following command:

$ pbl --version
pbl (Pebble 0.4.2)
Copyright © 2018,2019,2020 Damien Goutte-Gattat

This program is released under the GNU General Public License.
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