Colour requires various dependencies in order to run. Depending your usage you may not need to install all of them.
Optional Figures Plotting Dependencies
Documentation Building Dependencies
Continuum Analytics Anaconda
Anaconda from Continuum Analytics is the Python distribution we use to develop Colour: it ships all the scientific dependencies we require and is easily deployed cross-platform.
Colour is available on conda and can be installed as follows:
This asciicast demonstrates how to generate a pristine Python conda environment for Colour:
Colour can be easily installed from the Python Package Index by issuing this command in a shell:
This asciicast demonstrates how to generate a pristine Python VirtualEnv environment for Colour:
The optional features dependencies are installed as follows:
The figures plotting dependencies are installed as follows:
The tests suite dependencies are installed as follows:
The documentation building dependencies are installed as follows:
Alternatively, you can also install directly from Github source repository: