Install EAA-SDK

Procedure to install EAA-SDK.

Before you begin

You should have python 2.7.x and pip installed on your machine.

Follow this procedure to directly install the EAA-SDK from the Akamai download URL:

https://downloads.akamai-access.com/eaa-sdk/eaa-sdk.tar.gz

How to

  1. On a Mac machine, open a terminal window. On a Windows machine, open a command prompt.
  2. Install the EAA-SDK package with the command:
    pip install "https://downloads.akamai-access.com/eaa-sdk/eaa-sdk.tar.gz#subdirectory=eaa-sdk-python-1.4"

    If the installation is successful, you'll see the message:

    Successfully installed eaa-sdk-python-<version_number>

    If <version_number> is 1.4, you'll see:

    Successfully installed eaa-sdk-python-1.4

    Note: If you have problems, contact support.
  3. Type this command: pip show eaa-sdk-python. From the output, note the location of the EAA-SDK installation on the machine.

    An example of the SDK for version 1.4 on a Mac and a 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-sdk-python
    Version: 1.4
    Summary: Python SDK for EAA
    Home-page: http://www.akamai.com/
    Author: Akamai Technologies
    Author-email: support@akamai.com
    License: MIT
    Location: /Library/Python/2.7/site-packages
    Requires: enum34, requests, prettytable
    Required-by: eaa-connector-migration-python

    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-sdk-python
    Version: 1.4
    Summary: Python SDK for EAA
    Home-page: http://www.akamai.com/
    Author: Akamai Technologies
    Author-email: support@akamai.com
    License: MIT
    Location: c:\python27\lib\site-packages
    Requires: enum34, requests, prettytable
    Required-by: eaa-connector-migration-python