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I am following these instructions to install python-igraph. Adding PPA words and update works. But the install complains of the following:

Couldn't find any package whose name or description matched "python-igraph"

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The problem is, there is no python-igraph package for 12.04. Because of that, you get the error when you try to install it in 12.04. You can check the PPA for yourself.

It does have a package for 11.10 though. If you are desperate, you can download the deb package meant for 11.10 and install it manually. Hopefully, you can install it without much dependency problem.

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Or you can have someone try and retrofit the package for 12.04, it should still work – Thomas Ward Jun 11 '12 at 13:43

I think it's better you to build it from source like in the Debian Lenny section, present in igraph wiki.

Follow this link:

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