Install the current release of dimspy with pip:

$ pip install dimspy


  • The installation process will take a few minutes.

To upgrade to a newer release use the --upgrade flag:

$ pip install --upgrade dimspy

If you do not have permission to install software systemwide, you can install into your user directory using the --user flag:

$ pip install --user dimspy

Alternatively, you can manually download dimspy from GitHub or PyPI. To install one of these versions, unpack it and run the following from the top-level source directory using the Terminal:

$ pip install .


DIMSpy uses the Python pytest testing package. You can learn more about pytest on their homepage.