This page contains information about getting started with the Drive Activity API using the Google API Client Library for Python. In addition, you may be interested in the following documentation:
- Browse the PyDoc reference for the Drive Activity API.
- Read the Developer's guide for the Google API Client Library for Python.
- Interact with this API in your browser using the APIs Explorer for the Drive Activity API.
- Mac OS X
- Python 2.7, or 3.4 or higher
Installing the client library
You can either use a package manager or download and install the Python client library manually:
Use pip or setuptools to manage your installation (you might
need to run
- pip (preferred):
$ pip install --upgrade google-api-python-client
easy_installtool included in the setuptools package:
$ easy_install --upgrade google-api-python-client
Download the latest client
library for Python, unpack the code, and run
python setup.py install