Developing on MacOS¶
First install XCode
Next install XCode Command Line Tools:
Install the git tools.
Checkout the plaso source from the git repo:
git clone https://github.com/log2timeline/plaso.git
Install the dependencies in a virtualenv environment
Check if you have all the dependencies installed and have the right minimum version:
Note that some dependencies are actively under development and can be frequently updated, therefore we recommend checking the status of the dependencies regularly.
If you intend to do development on plaso you’ll also need to install some development tools: