To install ROOT2HDF5, run this command in your terminal:
$ pip install root2hdf5
This is the preferred method to install ROOT2HDF5, as it will always install the most recent stable release.
The sources for ROOT2HDF5 can be downloaded from the Github repo.
You can either clone the public repository:
$ git clone git://github.com/kwierman/root2hdf5
Or download the tarball:
$ curl -OL https://github.com/kwierman/root2hdf5/tarball/master
Once you have a copy of the source, you can install it with:
$ python setup.py install