TL;DR: Get Started Real Fast

pip install pulp-cli[pygments]
pulp config create -e
# insert your server configuration here
pulp status

The pulp-cli package can be installed from a variety of sources. After installing, see the next section on how to configure pulp-cli.

From PyPI

To install with minimal dependencies:

pip install pulp-cli  # minimal dependencies

You can also include optional dependencies for advanced features with one of the following commands:

pip install pulp-cli[pygments]  # colorized output
pip install pulp-cli[shell]  # with interactive shell mode

If you want to install additional cli plugins, you can follow this example:

pip install pulp-cli-deb

From a source checkout

If you intend to use unreleased features, or want to contribute to the CLI, you can install from source:

git clone
pip install -e ./pulp-cli -e ./pulp-cli/pulp-glue --config-settings editable_mode=compat

# Optionally install plugins from source
git clone
pip install -e ./pulp-cli-deb --config-settings editable_mode=compat

git clone
pip install -e ./pulp-cli-maven -e ./pulp-cli-maven/pulp-glue-maven --config-settings editable_mode=compat