ArviZ (pronounced "AR-vees") is a Python package for exploratory analysis of Bayesian models. Includes functions for posterior analysis, model checking, comparison and diagnostics.
The latest version can be installed from the master branch using pip:
pip install git+git://github.com/arviz-devs/arviz.git
Another option is to clone the repository and install using
python setup.py install.
ArviZ is tested on Python 3.5 and 3.6, and depends on NumPy, SciPy, xarray, and Matplotlib.
ArviZ is a community project and welcomes contributions. Additional information can be found in the Contributing Readme
A typical development workflow is:
- Install project requirements:
pip install -r requirements.txt
- Install additional testing requirements:
pip install -r requirements-dev.txt
- Write helpful code and tests.
- Verify code style:
- Run test suite:
- Make a pull request.
There is also a Dockerfile which helps for isolating build problems and local development.
- Install Docker for your operating system
- Clone this repo,
This will build a local image with the tag
After building the image tests can be executing by running
docker run arviz.
A shell can be started by running
docker run arviz /bin/bash. The correct conda environment will be activated automatically.
Code of Conduct
ArviZ wishes to maintain a positive community. Additional details can be found in the Code of Conduct