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SoftLayer 4.1.1

A library for SoftLayer's API

Latest Version: 5.1.0

SoftLayer API bindings for Python. For use with SoftLayer’s API.

This library provides a simple interface to interact with SoftLayer’s XML-RPC API and provides support for many of SoftLayer API’s features like object masks and includes a command-line interface that can be used to manage various SoftLayer services.


Documentation is available at


Install via pip:

$ pip install softlayer

Or you can install from source. Download source and run:

$ python install

The most up to date version of this library can be found on the SoftLayer GitHub public repositories at Please post to the SoftLayer forums at or open a support ticket in the SoftLayer customer portal if you have any questions regarding use of this library.

System Requirements

  • This library has been tested on Python 2.7, 3.3 and 3.4.
  • A valid SoftLayer API username and key are required to call SoftLayer’s API.
  • A connection to SoftLayer’s private network is required to connect to SoftLayer’s private network API endpoints.
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SoftLayer-4.1.1-py2.py3-none-any.whl (md5) Python Wheel 2.7 2015-08-18 242KB
SoftLayer-4.1.1.tar.gz (md5) Source 2015-08-18 137KB