This task shows you how to install Euca2ools on Mac OS X.
To install Euca2ools on Mac OS X:
Download and extract the Euca2ools tar file:
curl -O http://downloads.eucalyptus.com/software/euca2ools/3.4/source/euca2ools-3.4.1.tar.xz
Extract the Euca2ools tar file and change to the euca2ools directory:
tar xf euca2ools-3.4.1.tar.xz
Switch to the directory where you extracted the Euca2ools tar file and install
Euca2ools using the following command.
If you have Xcode installed, be sure to install the Xcode command
line tools by opening the Xcode Preferences
, selecting Components
, and then
clicking the Install
button next to Command Line
in the components list. If you are using Mavericks, go to Install Command Line Tools In OSX 10.9 Mavericks [ How -
for this information.
sudo python setup.py install
Type the following command to verify Euca2ools installed properly:
This command should return output similar to the following: