wheezy.security is a Python module written in pure Python code. It is a lightweight security library that provides integration with:
pycrypto - The Python Cryptography Toolkit
It is optimized for performance, well tested and documented.
wheezy.security requires python version 2.4 to 2.7 or 3.2. It is independent of operating system. You can install it from pypi site using setuptools:
If you are using virtualenv:
If you would like take benefit of one of cryptography library that has built-in support specify extra requirements:
You can get the source code using mercurial:
hg clone http://bitbucket.org/akorn/wheezy.security
Prepare virtualenv environment in env directory
... and run all tests:
You can read how to compile from source code different versions of python in the article published on mind reference blog.
You can run certain make targets with specific python version. Here we are going to run doctest with python3.2:
make env doctest-cover VERSION=3.2
Generate documentation with sphinx:
If you run into any issue or have comments, go ahead and add on bitbucket.