Asked By – chadgh
Is it possible to install packages using pip from the local filesystem?
I have run
python setup.py sdist for my package, which has created the appropriate tar.gz file. This file is stored on my system at
Now in a virtual environment I would like to install packages either coming from pypi or from the specific local location
Is this possible?
I know that I can specify
pip install /srv/pkg/mypackage/mypackage-0.1.0.tar.gz. That will work, but I am talking about using the
/srv/pkg location as another place for pip to search if I typed
pip install mypackage.
Now we will see solution for issue: Installing Python packages from local file system folder to virtualenv with pip
I am pretty sure that what you are looking for is called
You can do
pip install mypackage --no-index --find-links file:///srv/pkg/mypackage