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Getting started in Python

  1. If you have not already done so, follow the Google Genomics sign up instructions to generate and download a valid client_secrets.json file.

  2. Copy the client_secrets.json file into this directory.

  3. Install pip

  4. (Optional) Create and use a Python virtualenv

    pip install virtualenv
    virtualenv python_sample
    source python_sample/bin/activate
  5. Install the python client library and run the code:

    pip install --upgrade google-api-python-client
  6. To exit the virtualenv (if used):


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