Downloads

The easiest way to get bpython is by installing it with pip, preferably in your virtual environment.

pip install bpython

There are several other ways of installing or getting the source to bpython as well.

Release tarball

The latest release for bpython is 0.19 and you can download it on our release page. You can find older releases here.

Git repository

The development version is available with git; use the following command:

git clone https://github.com/bpython/bpython/

If you get stuck, join #bpython on irc.oftc.net or send an email to the mailing list (more info).

Packages

(Note that packages may be out of date so please try at least the latest release if you have any problems before reporting bugs).

Debian

David Paleino maintains the bpython package. The package is included since the release of squeeze. You can install it with:

apt-get install bpython

Fedora

Terje Rosten has informed me that bpython is now in Fedora, so "yum install bpython" should be all you need.

Ubuntu

The bpython package is included in the Ubuntu repositories starting at Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala.You can install it with:

apt-get install bpython

OpenSUSE

Packages for OpenSUSE can be found at

https://software.opensuse.org/download.html?project=devel:languages:python&package=bpython

Please follow the instructions there to install bpython with zypper.

Solaris

You can find bpython packages for Solaris on the sunfreeware website, kindly provided for by Steven Christensen.

OpenBSD

A bpython package is available in the OpenBSD repositories. You can install it with:

pkg_add bpython