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Install the Binary Ninja Python API
#!/usr/bin/env python
import os
import sys
import os.path
import site
try:
import binaryninja
print "Binary Ninja API Installed"
sys.exit(0)
except ImportError:
pass
if sys.platform == "linux":
binaryninja_api_path = "/opt/binaryninja/python"
elif sys.platform == "darwin":
binaryninja_api_path = "/Applications/Binary Ninja.app/Contents/Resources/python"
else:
# Windows
binaryninja_api_path = "r'C:\Program Files\Vector35\BinaryNinja\python'"
def validate_path(path):
try:
os.stat(path)
except OSError:
return False
old_path = sys.path
sys.path.append(path)
try:
import binaryninja
except ImportError:
sys.path = old_path
return False
return True
while not validate_path(binaryninja_api_path):
print "Binary Ninja not found. Please provide the path to Binary Ninja's install directory"
sys.stdout.write("[{}] ".format(binaryninja_api_path))
new_path = sys.stdin.readline().strip()
if len(new_path) == 0:
print "Invalid Path"
continue
if not new_path.endswith('python'):
new_path = os.path.join(new_path, 'python')
binaryninja_api_path = new_path
import binaryninja
print "Found Binary Ninja core version: {}".format(binaryninja.core_version)
install_path = site.getsitepackages()[0]
binaryninja_pth_path = os.path.join(install_path, 'binaryninja.pth')
open(binaryninja_pth_path, 'wb').write(binaryninja_api_path)
print "Binary Ninja API installed"
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