To try Parsl now go to our online tutorial notebook
Installing the latest version of Parsl is easy, and requires just a few steps:


Parsl is available on PyPI, but first make sure you have Python3.5+

>>> python3 --version

Installing on Linux

  1. Install Parsl:

    $ python3 -m pip install parsl
  2. Install Jupyter for Tutorial notebooks:

    $ python3 -m pip install jupyter


For more detailed info on setting up Jupyter with Python3.5 go here

Installing on Mac OS

  1. Install Conda and setup python3.6 following instructions here:

    $ conda create --name parsl_py36 python=3.6
    $ source activate parsl_py36
  2. Install Parsl:

    $ python3 -m pip install parsl

For Developers

  1. Download Parsl:

    $ git clone https://github.com/Parsl/parsl.git
  2. Install:

    $ cd parsl
    $ python3 setup.py install
  3. Use Parsl!


Parsl requires the following :

  • Python 3.5+

For testing:

  • nose
  • coverage