The Experiment

Welcome to the experiment! Eventually, everything you need to know will be here.

Mac OSX installation

What You Need

  • Mac OSX 10.5 (Leopard) or 10.6
  • The XCode Developer Tools for your version of OSX - These tools can be found on your OSX install disk (under 'Optional Installs'), or they can be downloaded from Apple

How To Install The Experiment

To install on a Mac, follow these steps:

  1. Download and install the Enthought Python distribution (free for academic use).
  2. Open a terminal window (in Applications/Utilities; the Terminal application).
  3. Type: easy_install mercurial
  4. Type: easy_install pyobjc
  5. This is the big one: try to Install_pygame
  6. In the terminal window, navigate to the place on your hard drive where you want to run the project, e.g.: cd ~/projects
  7. Type: hg clone