Python Wrapper for Puccini

This is a Python library for calling Puccini. It works by using ctypes to call a shared library (.so) built from Puccini’s Go code. This is done in-process, so there’s no sub-process forking.

Note that we currently only support installation on 64-bit Linux.

The latest stable version is published on PyPI. To install:

pip install puccini

To install the latest development version from GitHub:

pip install git+https://github.com/tliron/puccini#subdirectory=wrappers/python

Or, if you’ve cloned the repository locally:

pip install wrappers/python/

For testing it’s recommended to install in a virtualenv, e.g.:

python -m venv env
. env/bin/activate
pip install git+https://github.com/tliron/puccini#subdirectory=wrappers/python

Also see: Python examples.