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A basic toolkit for accessing the Cisco APIC

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The ACI Toolkit is a set of python libraries that allow basic configuration of the Cisco APIC controller. It is intended to allow users to quickly begin using the REST API and accelerate the learning curve necessary to begin using the APIC.

In addition to the documentation linked below, there is also a Community Forum for questions and discussion.





Option A:

If you have git installed, clone the repository

git clone

Option B:

If you don't have git, download a zip copy of the repository and extract.


After downloading, install using setuptools.

cd acitoolkit
python install

If you plan on modifying the actual toolkit files, you should install the developer environment that will link the package installation to your development directory.

cd acitoolkit
python develop



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