steem-python is the official Steem library for Python. It comes with a
BIP38 encrypted wallet and a practical CLI utility called
This library currently works on Python 2.7, 3.5 and 3.6. Python 3.3 and 3.4 support forthcoming.
pip3 install steem # pip install steem for 2.7
git clone https://github.com/steemit/steem-python.git cd steem-python python3 setup.py install # python setup.py install for 2.7
If you're on a mac, you may need to do the following first:
brew install openssl export CFLAGS="-I$(brew --prefix openssl)/include $CFLAGS" export LDFLAGS="-L$(brew --prefix openssl)/lib $LDFLAGS"
The library comes with a few console scripts.
steemtail -f -j | jq --unbuffered --sort-keys .
Documentation is available at http://steem.readthedocs.io
Some tests are included. They can be run via:
python setup.py test
This library is under development. Beware.