These packages at minimum support csv, tsv, fixed-width text, json, and sqlite.
Some packages support additional formats.
Some formats will require additional dependencies.
Python v3.6 and aboveAll platforms -
Run this command (install Python first if necessary):
pip3 install visidata
Run this command (install brew first if necessary):
brew install saulpw/vd/visidata
Run this command (install Anaconda first if necessary):
conda install --channel conda-forge visidata
Use Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) or install via the Conda or Python method above.
visidata package is available in the package managers for these distributions:
Update VisiData from an existing installation
Run this command to upgrade to the latest release:
pip install --upgrade visidata
Or, run this command to upgrade to the latest commit on the develop branch (may have intermittent issues; please file any bugs you find!):
pip install git+https://github.com/saulpw/visidata.git