Installation and Workflows¶
# Install VEE from GitHub; it will prompt you for install location. python <(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/westernx/vee/master/install_vee.py) # Either add VEE to your environment, or to your .bashrc; the installer # above defaults to: export VEE=/usr/local/vee export PATH=$VEE/src/bin:$PATH # If working in a group, set permissions: sudo chown $(whoami) $groupname $VEE sudo chmod -R g=rwXs,o=rwX $VEE
# Before your first use of vee, it must be initialized. This command # will error if already run, with no ill effects. vee init # Add the environment repository (replace with your git remote and name), # and build it. vee repo clone email@example.com:westernx/vee-repo westernx vee upgrade # Run some installed commands. vee exec COMMAND # or: eval "$(vee exec --export)" COMMAND # or: vee exec --export >> ~/.bashrc COMMAND # Whenever there are changes to the environment repo, you must "update" # to fetch the changes, and "upgrade" to build the environment. vee update vee upgrade
# Specify where you want your dev packages to be, if not in $VEE/dev. export VEE_DEV=~/dev # Install a package for development. This must be a package that is # referred to by the default repository. vee develop install PACKAGE cd ~/dev/PACKAGE # Develop here; use `dev` to run in the dev environment. dev MY_COMMAND # Commit your changes to the package. git commit -am 'What you did to PACKAGE.' # Commit your changes to the VEE repo. vee add PACKAGE vee commit --patch -m 'Did something to PACKAGE.' # Test locally. vee upgrade MY_COMMAND # Push out the package, and repo. git push vee push
# Install some individual packages into the default environment. # These will be lost upon the next "upgrade". vee link homebrew+sqlite vee link homebrew+ffmpeg --configuration='--with-faac' vee link git+https://github.com/shotgunsoftware/python-api.git --name shotgun_api3 vee link --force https://github.com/westernx/sgmock/archive/master.zip --install-name sgmock/0.1 vee link firstname.lastname@example.org:westernx/sgsession # Link a few packages into an "example" environment. vee link -e example examples/basic.txt # Execute within the "example" environment. vee exec -e example python -c 'import sgmock; print sgmock'