Python Client for Cloud Tasks API¶
Cloud Tasks API: Manages the execution of large numbers of distributed requests.
In order to use this library, you first need to go through the following steps:
Install this library in a virtualenv using pip. virtualenv is a tool to create isolated Python environments. The basic problem it addresses is one of dependencies and versions, and indirectly permissions.
With virtualenv, it’s possible to install this library without needing system install permissions, and without clashing with the installed system dependencies.
Supported Python Versions¶
Python >= 3.6
Deprecated Python Versions¶
Python == 2.7.
The last version of this library compatible with Python 2.7 is google-cloud-tasks==1.5.0.
pip install virtualenv virtualenv <your-env> source <your-env>/bin/activate <your-env>/bin/pip install google-cloud-tasks
pip install virtualenv virtualenv <your-env> <your-env>\Scripts\activate <your-env>\Scripts\pip.exe install google-cloud-tasks
This package includes clients for multiple versions of the Tasks
API. By default, you will get
v2, the latest version.
The previous beta releases, spelled
v2beta2, are provided to continue to
support code previously written against them. In order to use them, you
will want to import from e.g.
google.cloud.tasks_v2beta3 in lieu of
google.cloud.tasks (or the equivalent
See the guide below for instructions on migrating to the 2.x release of this library.