How to Install Python py-asn module on Windows?
Py-asn is a Python module that is said to be an extension module. It provides\Enables a fast IP address to Autonomous System Numbers Lookups. It can perform both Current state and Historical state lookups with help from its contained packages. Input can be given as MRT/RIB BGP archive. The module is written in C and Python and cross-compiles on Linux and Windows. Underneath, it uses a radix tree data structure for the storage of IP addresses. So, in this article, we will be installing the Py-asn package in the Python3 environment on Windows Operating System.
Steps to install the Py-asn package in Windows
Step 1: Install Python3 if not installed earlier. (from the link provided in Requirements) and check using the following command.
The above command will give output like this Python 3.X.X.
Step 2: Install pip if not installed earlier. (from the link provided in Requirements) and check using the following command.
Step 3: Now, we will use pip to install the Py-asn package. So for the installation, run the following command in the command prompt.
pip install pyas
It will take a minute to get finished.
Step 4: After installation of the Py-asn package, it is suggested to check the installation of the package is successful or not. So we can get information about the py-asn package by running the following code.
pip show pyasn
A similar kind of image will be there post successful installation of py-asn.