Installing Django on your system is very easy. As it is just Python, you will only need a small effort to get it up and running on your machine. We will do it in two easy steps:
The only thing you need on your system to get Django running is obviously Python. At the time of writing this book, the latest version available is the 1.5c1 (release candidate) and it works on all Python versions from 2.6.5 to 2.7, and it also features experimental support for Version 3.2 and Version 3.3.
Get the right Python package for your system at http://www.python.org. If you are running Linux or Mac OSX, Python is probably already installed in your operating system.
If you are using Windows you will need to add the path of ...