You can install a Python package from a Git repository by running the
pip install git+ command followed by the URL of the repository. For example, to install the Requests module from its GitHub repository:
This requires Git installed, since the
git command is executed within a subprocess.
If you want to install a specific commit, add
@ (at symbol) followed by the commit hash, for example:
You might also specify a branch or tag:
If you need to install from a private GitHub repository for which you have a private access token (PAT), use:
MY_GITHUB_TOKEN with the proper values.)
If, for security reasons, the GitHub user and token are stored in environment variables (e.g. in
GITHUB_TOKEN), you can inject these variables as follows.