MESS requires Python >= 3.5. Binaries can be downloaded with conda or built with pip.

Method 1: Install pre-built binary from conda

  1. Download anaconda or miniconda.
  2. (Optional) create a separate conda environment to install into:
conda create -n mess-env
source activate mess-env
  1. Install:
conda install -c mess -c conda-forge -c anaconda -c r mess
#conda install mess openblas dendropy -c mess -c conda-forge -c anaconda

See venv to install into a virtual environment.