How to check your environment required for Qamuy Client SDK#

You will need the following to use Qamuy Client SDK:

  • Python (version 3.6 or higher)

  • Internet connection

Checking Python version#

To find out what version of Python you have, issue the following command.

$ python -V
Python 3.7.4

Qamuy Client SDK requires Python version 3.6 or higher. If the version of Python displayed in the above command is 2.x.x, then try the python3 command:

$ python3 -V

If you can run this command, replace the python command in this article with python3 to use Python 3.

Check your Internet connection#

To see if you can connect to the Internet, run the following:

$ python -c "import urllib.request as r;print(r.urlopen('').getcode())"

If the result is 200, you have a normal connection to the Internet.

If you need to go through a proxy#

Set the HTTP_PROXY environment variable with the following command (on Linux, mac or UNIX-like environments).

$ export HTTP_PROXY=http://username:password@proxyserver:8080

After setting it up, please follow the “Check your internet connection” instructions above to check your connection.