, an universal multi-protocol
OBD-2 ELM32x compatible USB interface
This instructions apply only to people who use source code .tar.gz package.
Ubuntu/Debian users should use .deb package, where installation is fully
First, install these and make sure they work.
A recent release is needed. Developement took place using the 2.3.x
release series. Any 2.X release should
work, but hasn't been
tested. Under MacOSX 10.3 (panther), Python is installed by
default. Installation instructions are available at the python
This is needed to communicate with the serial port. It is available
from sourceforge: http://pyserial.sourceforge.net/
and install it. Use version 2.0.
It's available at www.wxpython.org
2.4 is required
. pyOBD will not
work with the 2.5
After those requirements, installation is a snap. Simply download the
release tarball and uncompress it. To "install" pyOBD on the system,
type "make install";