Official Conda Builds

Starting today MDAnalysis is officially building conda packages. The package are published in the MDAnalysis organization on The conda package includes the MDAnalysis packages as well as the MDAnalysisTests package.

To install MDAnalysis with conda use:

conda config --add channels MDAnalysis
conda install mdanalysis

If you later want to update to the next release use:

conda update mdanalysis

Currently we only support linux 64bit builds for conda. OSX users still have to use pip. We plan to support OSX in the future as well; we’d appreciate any help here.

The GridDataFormats package is also available through conda on OSX and linux.