Developer Guide

To install the CLI for development, do the following:

In the root directory run:

. venv/bin/activate

to activate the virtual environment.

Next, run:

pip install --editable .

to install the dependencies. Then you can run the CLI:

aura --help

When finished, run:


to deactivate the Python virtual environment

For development, you will need the following Python libraries installed:

  • pytest

  • pytest-cov

  • black

  • pylint

  • pre-commit


The CLI uses pytest for unit testing and a Python script for release checks.

To run the unit tests, run:

pytest tests/unit