Swift development currently targets Ubuntu Server 14.04, but should work on most Linux platforms.
Swift is written in Python and has these dependencies:
- Python 2.7
- rsync 3.0
- The Python packages listed in the requirements file
- Testing additionally requires the test dependencies
- Testing requires these distribution packages
There is no current support for Python 3.
To get started with development with Swift, or to just play around, the following docs will be useful:
CLI client and SDK library¶
There are many clients in the ecosystem. The official CLI and SDK is python-swiftclient.