• Python 3.6
  • Virtualenv (Virtual environment)
  • Homebrew if you are on Mac OS X (
  • Postgresql


Do not use SQLite.

Base System Installation

On Mac OS X

$ git # If you have not installed it, this will prompt you to download it.
$ brew update
$ brew install postgres python3 cairo pango
$ pip3 install virtualenv

On Ubuntu/Debian

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install git postgresql postgresql-server-dev-all python3-pip python3-dev virtualenv
$ sudo apt-get install libffi-dev libghc-cairo-dev libghc-pango-dev

Once that is ready, you can start the quickstart