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Bazaar Version Control by Janos Gyerik

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Installing Bazaar and its plugins

Bazaar is implemented in Python, therefore it should work on any system where a supported version of Python is installed (2.4, 2.5, 2.6, or 2.7). The core module of Bazaar consists of bzrlib, a Python library that implements the core functionality of Bazaar, and bzr, the command-line interface. Bazaar is highly extensible, and a wide selection of official and unofficial plugins exist enriching its functionality. For the purpose of this book, the most important plugins to include are:

  • explorer: Bazaar Explorer is the graphical user interface of Bazaar
  • qbzr: This is a Qt-based frontend for Bazaar, which provides a graphical user interface for most core bzr commands
  • svn, git, and fastimport: These plugins help to

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