For Microsoft Windows systems


The installation procedure for Awesum on Windows is currently a somewhat manual process. However, this will soon change. The next release will focus on providing an executable installer package for Microsoft Windows.

TODO: Awesum has not been tested for use on Windows yet. It should work in theory as long as you install recent versions of Python ( and PyGTK (


Installation of PyGTK requires that a copy of GTK+ be installed on your system as well. GTK+ is available from

Once you install Python and PyGTK, in theory, all that you should have to do is unpack the tarball archive and double click on or from the command prompt, run the following command:

C:\awesum-0.6.0\> python