The Transifex Client is written in Python, so it runs on most systems. Like most Python development tools, you probably want to install it inside a virtualenv (with a virtualenv wrapper), but you can surely install it as root using sudo as well.
Making a virtual environment named
The easiest way to install it is with pip.
pip install transifex-client
If you don't have pip installed, you can install it as follows:
user% curl -O https://raw.github.com/pypa/pip/master/contrib/get-pip.py root# python get-pip.py
If the above link doesn't work, try: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/pypa/pip/master/contrib/get-pip.py
root# pip install --upgrade transifex-client
If you are encountering errors, please make sure you are using version 0.11.1.beta. You can find your version using `tx --version` command.
Just grab the code from GitHub and run the install script:
user% git clone http://code.transifex.com/transifex-client user% cd transifex-client root# python setup.py install
The Transifex Client is also available for Windows. You can download the latest version from: http://files.transifex.com/transifex-client/0.10/tx.exe.
This executable is standalone and does not need to be installed.
To use it, download and place the executable inside your project's root folder, open the command prompt, and change the directory to your project. If your folder is located at:
You would enter the command:
The `tx` command will be `tx.exe` in Windows.