Slack Developer Kit for Python¶
Whether you’re building a custom app for your team, or integrating a third party service into your Slack workflows, Slack Developer Kit for Python allows you to leverage the flexibility of Python to get your project up and running as quickly as possible.
Requirements and Installation¶
Slack Developer Kit for Python currently works with Python 2.7 (watch for Python 3 support in the future), and requires PyPI to install dependencies. Of course, since you probably installed this module with PyPI, this is not a problem.
We recommend using PyPI to install Slack Developer Kit for Python
pip install slackclient
Of course, if you prefer doing things the hard way, you can always implement Slack Developer Kit for Python by pulling down the source code directly into your project:
git clone https://github.com/slackapi/python-slackclient.git pip install -r requirements.txt
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