This plugin requires Python version 3.8 and above, as well as PennyLane and Qiskit.
Installation of this plugin, as well as all dependencies, can be done using
pip install pennylane-qiskit
To test that the PennyLane-Qiskit plugin is working correctly you can run
in the source folder. Tests restricted to a specific provider can be run by executing
make test-aer, and
Tests on the IBMQ device can
only be run if a
ibmqx_token for the
IBM Q experience is
configured in the PennyLane configuration file.
If this is the case, running
make test also executes tests on the
By default tests on the
ibmq device run with
and those done by the
aer device are run with the
backend. At the time of writing this means that the test are “free”.
Please verify that this is also the case for your account.