pwntools is best supported on Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04, but most functionality should work on any Posix-like distribution (Debian, Arch, FreeBSD, OSX, etc.).
In order to get the most out of
pwntools, you should have the
following system libraries installed.
pwntools is available as a
$ apt-get install python2.7 python2.7-dev python-pip $ pip install --upgrade git+https://github.com/Gallopsled/pwntools.git
If you are hacking on Pwntools locally, you’ll want to do something like this:
$ git clone https://github.com/Gallopsled/pwntools $ cd pwntools $ pip install -e .