Installing simages is pretty simple.

If you haven’t got it, obtain Python (version 3.6 or greater).

Install with pip:

pip install simages

If you wish to install the latest development version, clone the GitHub repository and use the setup script:

git clone
cd simages
pip install .

Next you can go to the Command Line Interface.


Installation with pip should also include all dependencies, but a complete list is

The optional web and simages command line interface requires installing mongodb:

sudo apt -y install mongodb-server
# Disable Mongo service autostart
sudo systemctl disable mongodb.service
# Stop Mongo service
sudo service mongodb stop