How to install and use Distelli on Gentoo


Create or Update your /etc/distelli.yml file.

Install the pip package.

helium ~ # emerge -av dev-python/pip 

 * IMPORTANT: 1 news items need reading for repository 'gentoo'.
 * Use eselect news to read news items.

These are the packages that would be merged, in order:

Calculating dependencies  .... done!
[ebuild  N     ] dev-python/pip-1.3.1  USE="-zsh-completion" PYTHON_TARGETS="-python2_5 -python2_6 python2_7 -python3_1 python3_2 (-python3_3)" 242 kB

Total: 1 package (1 new), Size of downloads: 242 kB

Create a specific user for the Distelli agent to run as

# useradd distelli 

Install Distelli, this will bring in all the necessary packages for Distelli to /usr/local/bin.

pip install -I DistelliAgent

This command will have a lot of spew.