ResInsight has a gRPC Remote Procedure Call interface with a Python Client interface. This interface allows you to interact with a running ResInsight instance from a Python script.
The Python client package is available for install via the Python PIP package system with
pip install rips as admin user, or
pip install --user rips as a regular user.
On some systems the
pip command may have to be replaced by
python -m pip.
In order for gRPC to be available, ResInsight needs to be built with the
RESINSIGHT_ENABLE_GRPC option set. A valid gRPC build will show a message in the About dialog confirming gRPC is available:
Furthermore, gRPC needs to be enabled in the Scripting tab of the Preference dialog: