carrot is a messaging queue framework for Django, built on top of py-amqplib. Before you start playing with carrot, you should read the excellent article on RabbitMQ under python by Jason: Rabbits and warrens.
.. _`Rabbits and warrens`: http://blogs.digitar.com/jjww/2009/01/rabbits-and-warrens/
You can install ``carrot`` either via the Python Package Index (PyPI) or from source.
To install using ``pip`
$ pip install carrot
To install using ``easy_install``
$ easy_install carrot
If you have downloaded a source tarball you can install it in the following way: ::
$ python setup.py build
# python setup.py install # as root