[GRASS-dev] [EXTERNAL] Package grass installed by pip is not GRASS GIS

Newcomb, Doug doug_newcomb at fws.gov
Wed Oct 10 08:50:25 PDT 2018


Contact the authors?

Doug

On Wed, Oct 10, 2018 at 9:47 AM Vaclav Petras <wenzeslaus at gmail.com> wrote:

> [was:[GRASS-user] Using grass.script in Jupyter (Azure)]
>
> Dear all,
>
> in less than two days, I have seen two users reporting "I have
> successfully installed GRASS using pip" (see e.g. the post to the
> grass-user list below, cc'ed).
>
> It is an an unfortunate situation because there is a package called
> `grass` unrelated to GRASS GIS project. See:
>
> https://pypi.org/project/grass/
>
> The package installs a executable called `grass` and of course a Python
> package called grass. See also:
>
> https://github.com/COMBINE-lab/GRASS
>
> What do you think would be the best course of action?
>
> Thanks,
> Vaclav
>
>
> On Wed, Oct 10, 2018 at 5:18 AM Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org> wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > Mehrdad Varedi <varedi at gmail.com> schrieb am Mi., 10. Okt. 2018, 03:25:
> >>
> >> Hi Everyone,
> >>
> >> I want to develop a program using GRASS python libraries in Jupyter(on
> Azure). All codes begin with:
> >>
> >> import grass.script as gscript
> >>
> >> of course the grass.script is not available in Jupyter. I tried to
> install GRASS
> >>
> >> I used: !pip install GRASS
> >> and it worked like a charm, although I can't have access to
> grass.script.
> >> Sorry if it is a silly question, although I apreciate any idea to begin
> programming GRASS on Azure.
> >
> > Please check the Jupyter examples here:
> >
> > https://grasswiki.osgeo.org/wiki/GRASS_GIS_Jupyter_notebooks
> >
> > They may give you a start. Please let us know how it goes and feel free
> to add your notes to the wiki page.
> >
> > Best,
> > Markus
>


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