A python interface to produce and consume Security Asserion Markup Language v2.0 (SAML2) messages.
Python 2.7.x, 3.3.x, 3.4.x support
python-saml supports both python 2.7.x+ and 3.3.x+.
python-saml conforms to the latest SAML (v2.0) standards.
python-saml may be used to produce and consume SAML messages regardless of the environment (terminal, WSGI, django) used to call it.
Check the test suite for additional examples on using the library.
apt-get install libxml2-dev libxmlsec1-dev
brew install libxml2 libxmlsec1
saml can be installed through
pip install saml
Clone the saml repository to your local computer.
git clone git://github.com/mehcode/python-saml.git
Change into the saml root directory.
Install the project and all its dependencies using
pip install .
Setting up your environment
- Follow steps 1 and 2 of the manual installation instructions.
Initialize a virtual environment to develop in. This is done so as to ensure every contributor is working with close-to-identicial versions of packages.
mkvirtualenvcommand is available from
virtualenvwrapperwhich can be installed by following: http://virtualenvwrapper.readthedocs.org/en/latest/install.html#basic-installation
Install saml in development mode with testing enabled. This will download all dependencies required for running the unit tests.
pip install -e ".[test]"
Running the test suite
Run the unit tests.
Unless otherwise noted, all files contained within this project are liensed under the MIT opensource license. See the included file LICENSE or visit opensource.org for more information.