From the sources

Download the latest release from GitHub.

$ tar -xf dnscherry*.tar.gz
$ cd dnscherry*
$ python install

From Pypi

$ pip install dnscherry


$ easy_install dnscherry

Installed files

DnsCherry install directories are:

  • /etc/dnscherry/ (configuration)
  • dist-package or site-packages of your distribution (DnsCherry modules)
  • /usr/share/dnscherry/ (static content (css, js, images...) and templates)

These directories can be changed by exporting the following variables before launching the install command:

#optional, default sys.prefix (/usr/ on most Linux)
$ export DATAROOTDIR=/usr/local/
#optional, default /etc/
$ export SYSCONFDIR=/usr/local/etc/