Download the EAA connector migration files

Procedure to download the EAA connector_migration.py, apikeys template file and know the location on your machine

Before you begin

You should have python 2.7.x and pip installed on your machine. You should complete Install EAA-SDK.

Follow this procedure to download the connector_migration.py, apikeys template files from the Akamai downloads URL, after you have installed the EAA-SDK.

How to

  1. On a MAC machine, open a terminal window. On a Windows machine, open a command prompt.
  2. Download the connector migration files with the command:
    pip install "https://downloads.akamai-access.com/eaa-sdk/connector_migration.tar.gz"

    If the installation is successful, you will see the message:

    Successfully installed eaa-connector-migration-python-1.0

    Note: If you have problems, Contact support.
  3. Type this command: pip show eaa-connector-migration-python. From the output, note the location of the connector migration installation on the machine.

    An example of the output for a MAC and Windows machine is shown:

    MAC:

    DEPRECATION: Python 2.7 will reach the end of its life on January 1st, 
    2020. Please upgrade your Python as Python 2.7 won't be maintained
    after that date. A future version of pip will drop support for Python 2.7.
    Name: eaa-connector-migration-python
    Version: 1.0
    Summary: Python EAA Connector Migration
    Home-page: http://www.akamai.com/
    Author: Akamai Technologies
    Author-email: support@akamai.com
    License: MIT
    Location: /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages
    Requires: eaa-sdk-python
    Required-by: 

    Deriving the path to the apikeys file from the above Location value

    On a MAC, the connector migration code is installed in /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages as specified by the Location. To this path, you should append, /connector_migration/apikeys This gives the full path to the apikeys template file to be /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages/connector_migration/apikeys.

    In general for MAC, the location of the apikeys template file is:

    Location/connector_migration/apikeys

    Deriving the path to the connector migration python script from the above Location value

    On a MAC, the connector migration code is installed in /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages as specified by the Location. To this path, you should append, /connector_migration/connector_migration.py This gives the full path to the connector migration python script to be /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages/connector_migration/connector_migration.py.

    In general for MAC, the location of the connector_migration.py file is:

    Location/connector_migration/connector_migration.py

    Windows:

    DEPRECATION: Python 2.7 will reach the end of its life on January 1st, 
    2020. Please upgrade your Python as Python 2.7 won't be maintained 
    after that date. A future version of pip will drop support for Python 2.7.
    Name: eaa-connector-migration-python
    Version: 1.0
    Summary: Python EAA Connector Migration
    Home-page: http://www.akamai.com/
    Author: Akamai Technologies
    Author-email: support@akamai.com
    License: MIT
    Location: c:\python27\lib\site-packages
    Requires: eaa-sdk-python
    Required-by: 

    Deriving the path to the apikeys file from the above Location value

    On Windows, the connector migration code is installed in c:\python27\lib\site-packages as specified by the Location. To this path, you should append, \connector_migration\apikeys This gives the full path to the apikeys template file to be c:\python27\lib\site-packages\connector_migration\apikeys.

    In general for Windows, the location of the apikeys template file is:

    Location\connector_migration\apikeys

    Deriving the path to the connector migration python script from the above Location value

    On Windows, the connector migration code is installed in c:\python27\lib\site-packages as specified by the Location. To this path, you should append, \connector_migration\connector_migration.py This gives the full path to the connector migration python script to be c:\python27\lib\site-packages\connector_migration\connector_migration.py .

    In general for Windows, the location of the connector_migration.py file is:

    Location\connector_migration\connector_migration.py

    The location of these files is used in Populate apikeys file and Launch the EAA Application Connector Toolbox.

    Note: If you have problems, Contact support.

Next steps

Generate EAA-SDK API credentials.