Celery Installation


Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.

You can install Celery either via the Python Package Index (PyPI) or from source:

$ pip install celery

Downloading and installing from source

To Download the latest version click here.

You can install it by doing the following:

$ tar xvfz celery-X.X.X.tar.gz

$ cd celery-X.X.X

$ python setup.py build

$ python setup.py install # as root

Using the development version

You can clone the repository by doing the following:

$ git clone git://github.com/ask/celery.git