Setting up: key generation
This generates a public/private keypair.
$ gpg --gen-key $ gpg --list-secret-keys
I initially had some problems installing on my laptop, so decided to boot Ubuntu 12.04.5 LTS, 3.13.0-32-generic from USB and work from there.
For an automated installation script, see gpib_install.sh (and gpib.conf) below. The rest of this document describes the actions of the installation script step-by-step.
First, get the packages that are necessary to support Python bindings: