# Downloading source code¶

The `mathematical`

source code is available on GitHub,
and can be accessed from the following URL: https://github.com/domdfcoding/mathematical

If you have `git`

installed, you can clone the repository with the following command:

```
git clone https://github.com/domdfcoding/mathematical
```

```
Cloning into 'mathematical'...
remote: Enumerating objects: 47, done.
remote: Counting objects: 100% (47/47), done.
remote: Compressing objects: 100% (41/41), done.
remote: Total 173 (delta 16), reused 17 (delta 6), pack-reused 126
Receiving objects: 100% (173/173), 126.56 KiB | 678.00 KiB/s, done.
Resolving deltas: 100% (66/66), done.
```

Alternatively, the code can be downloaded in a ‘zip’ file by clicking:

Clone or download –> Download Zip

## Building from source¶

The recommended way to build `mathematical`

is to use tox:

```
tox -e build
```

The source and wheel distributions will be in the directory `dist`

.

If you wish, you may also use pep517.build or another **PEP 517**-compatible build tool.