In order to run and tweak pyutmpx, you must first install it; this section will cover the need.
pyutmpx is a binary module for CPython 3.x, and only depends on standard libraries which it checks.
Installing pyutmpx using pip¶
To install pyutmpx, you can use pip with the following command:
python -m pip install pyutmpx
Some notes on this command:
On most Linux distributions, you can directly call
pip3on those where Python 2.x is still the default); I personnally prefer to call it through Python as a module.
On Linux and other UNIX-like distributions where Python 2.x is still the default, when Python 3.x is installed, you must usually call it using
On Microsoft Windows, the Python executable, when added to the PATH, goes by the name