Usual PIP installation

pip install esgprep

PIP installation from GitHub

pip install -e git://

Installation from GitHub

  1. Clone our GitHub project:
git clone git://
  1. Run the
cd esgf-prepare
python install
  1. The esgprep command-line is ready.


To run esgprep you have to be logged into a machine which mounts the filesystem hosting the data to publish.

Dependencies and requirements

Linux distribution with Python 2.6+ is required. esgprep uses the following basic Python libraries. Ensure that your Python environment includes:

Some required libraries are not included in most Python distributions. Please install them using the usual PIP command:

pip install <pkg_name>