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Install Dask.Distributed

You can install dask.distributed with conda, with pip, or by installing from source.


To install the latest version of dask.distributed from the conda-forge repository using conda:

conda install dask distributed -c conda-forge


Or install distributed with pip:

python -m pip install dask distributed --upgrade


To install distributed from source, clone the repository from github:

git clone
cd distributed
python install


Note for Macports users: There is a known issue. with Python from macports that makes executables be placed in a location that is not available by default. A simple solution is to extend the PATH environment variable to the location where Python from macports install the binaries. For example, for Python 3.7:

$ export PATH=/opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.7/bin:$PATH