pexpect: Python module for controlling and automating other programs#
Pexpect is a pure Python module for spawning child applications; controlling them; and responding to expected patterns in their output.
ISC license: http://opensource.org/licenses/isc-license.txt This license is approved by the OSI and FSF as GPL-compatible.
Equivalent System Packages#
$ conda install pexpect
macports: install the following packages: py-pexpect
$ sudo zypper install python3-pexpect
$ sudo xbps-install python3-pexpect
However, these system packages will not be used for building Sage because using Python site-packages is not supported by the Sage distribution; see trac ticket #29023