Most of the info can be found in the
doc directory, or on
To install the latest version from PyPi:
pip install flickrapi
To install the Python Flickr API module from source into a virtualenv, run::
pip install --user poetry poetry install
For development, install the dependencies using:
poetry install --extras 'docs qa'
poetry run py.test in the top-level directory.
Supported Python versions
The minimum Python version that is supported is 3.5.
As of March 2019, Python 3.4 stopped receiving security updates, at which time this library also stopped supporting it.
Improvements to maintain functionality in 3.9+ are coming.
Generating the documentation
The documentation is written using Sphinx.
make html in the
doc directory to generate the HTML pages.
They can then be found in the
Run the tests on all supported Python versions with Tox
pip install tox):
To run the tests for a specific Python version, e.g. 3.6:
tox -e py36
For maintenance information or other concerns (i.e. to get your PR reviewed) contact me at email@example.com