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Some dependencies can be installed via packages, depending on your distro, others can be installed via pip - but you'll need to get pip working.

Try reading this for pip on Fedora, see if that makes sense:

^ fix pip

the swift version command is double underscores:

swift.__version__


swift._version_


The root/sudo also seems like it may be throwing you for a whirl:

http://docs.openstack.org/developer/swift/development_saio.html#what-s-in-a-your-user-name

Starting in the following section, the commands in the guide are expected to be run as user developing on Swift:

http://docs.openstack.org/developer/swift/development_saio.html#getting-the-code

Also, please consider that the 'Swift All In One" guide provides instructions for setting up a development environment for Swift; so they are not the most well suited for all needs. Have you read:

http://docs.openstack.org/grizzly/openstack-compute/install/apt/content/ch_installing-openstack-object-storage.html