Python 2.7 is a version of the Python programming language released in 2010. Use this tag for questions about using Python 2.7 in Ubuntu.

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Hide Terminal and still recieve input

I want to run a python script that basically uses the terminal for certain commands, but I don't want it to show the terminal. I've tried running the script as "nohup file.py &" this works and I ...
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Tkinter on Ubuntu 14.04 seems not to work

I receive following Traceback: Traceback (most recent call last): File "tkinter_basic_frame.py", line 4, in <module> from Tkinter import Tk, Frame, BOTH File ...
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Completely unable to install python2.7-dev [duplicate]

Am totally stuck! Am unable completely to install python2.7-dev on my Ubuntu13.04. I have tried all the tricks mentioned on this site (askubuntu.com) and many other sites on the web but still ...
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Python 2.7.8 and pyglet

I've installed python2.7.8 as default version of python. Pyglet worked perfectly before (with version 2.7.6). Now, it says that there is No module named pyglet. What to do? P.S. I've already tried to ...
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Removing idle-python2.7 in Ubuntu 12.04

I'm having some issues when updating packages on Ubuntu 12.04: Processing triggers for menu ... Errors were encountered while processing: idle-python2.7 Setting up idle-python2.7 (2.7.3-0ubuntu3.5) ...
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Beautiful Soup 4 not working with Python 3.4.0

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit Operating System . I installed Beautiful Soup 4 using this command : sudo apt-get install python-bs4 With Python 2.7.6 , I had no difficulty importing the bs4 ...
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Python (v2.7) requires to install plugins to play media files of the following type: Windows Media Audio 8 decoder

when trying to convert some audio files to Ogg Vorbis using Sound Converter I get the following error: Python (v2.7) requires to install plugins to play media files of the following type: ...
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How can i Download attachments from an email using Python?

My Current python script can download attachments from Gmail. But i want to Download Attachments from any other email services than Gmail. Ex: Other email services are ymail, hot mail, etc .. Is ...
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How to change update At-spi1.32 to At-spi2 core in ubuntu 12.04?

On Ubuntu 12.04 by default At-spi1.32 and py-atspi 1.9.0 are installed. I am trying to intstall atspi2-core and pyatspi2 because in there are new methods I need. When I am trying to import like from ...
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Error installing scrapy in virtualenv using pip

pip install scrapy Downloading/unpacking scrapy Downloading Scrapy-0.24.2-py2-none-any.whl (502kB): 502kB downloaded Downloading/unpacking pyOpenSSL (from scrapy) Downloading pyOpenSSL-0.14.tar.gz ...
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Changing python version without breaking software center

I have been fiddling with my Python installation on Ubuntu 12.04 (I was having trouble installing a python library), and at one point my python command wasn't working. It turned out the symlink was ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 + pyes 0.99.2 + Elasticsearch 1.2.1

Im using Ubuntu 14.04 in a Django Project with ElasticSearch and after I install pyes with pip install pyes==0.99.2 and try to acces to the ElasticSearch page, it returns an error from the OS: ...
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Empty variables in python [closed]

This snippet is from my Python for Biologists book: genomic = open("genomic_dna.txt").read() exons = open("exons.txt") for line in exons: positions = line.split(',') start = int(positions[0]) ...
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Shifting between alternate versions of Python in Ubuntu

I am new to ubuntu and I wanted to shift my version to Python 3.4.1. So I ran the command: $ sudo update-alternatives --config python update-alternatives: error: no alternatives for python But ...
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Two python distributions, sudo picking the wrong one

I'm back to Linux after an over 10 year abstinence (fool me thinks). And a little rusty in the sys admin department. I'm faced with an issue with my python distribution. I'm using Python 2.7, but ...
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Get the openstack cinder volume size through python bindings

Can any one help me out to get the openstack cinder volume size through python bindings. I have list of cinder volumes that are extracted by calling cinder_client_instance.volumes.list() method. Now ...
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python error IndentationError: expected an indented block

I started to learn python , but when I try to make an function I get this error IndentationError: expected an indented block I use the terminal and write python then start to write the function ...
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python-Uno , No Module named Uno

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with python 2.7.6. I am trying to install python-uno library which allows use of the standard LibreOffice API with the Python scripting language,but i am unable to find the ...
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How to install pythoncard?(any alternate method)

How to install pythoncard?I have tried browsing the software center for it and I installed it,but when I run a pythoncard-based program,it shows me that there is no module named pythoncard.Can I ...
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Python pip says AttributeError with xmlrpc

I got this error when i update pip. /usr/local/bin/pip run on Tue May 6 15:03:16 2014 Exception: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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How to Integrate of Python 2.7.4 in Qt 5.0

I have Python 2.7.4 installed,Qt 5.0 installed,PyQt 4.10.4.tar.gz and sip 4.15.5.tar.gz. How can I integrate Python with my Qt?
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Uninstalled Pyton 2.7, now I cant log in

I uninstalled python using following command: sudo apt-get remove python2.7 It ended up removing lot of related system files as well. Now when ubuntu boots up it prompts me login, but after that ...
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Python 2.7.6 on Ubuntu 12.04 How to?

I'm developer and I need to make my enviroment work with Python 2.7.6 (not 2.7.3) on the Ubuntu 12.04. Please, provide me some notes how to do that?
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user not known while configuring glance-registry

I am trying to install glance-registry but keep getting the following error $ sudo apt-get install glance-registry ... Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y Setting up glance-registry ...
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Install PyNSource in Ubuntu 12.04

How can i Install PyNSource in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (the python version is 2.7)
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python installs application to its own directory

Some time ago I created virtual environment according to guides on the net, ever since I can not install python application from source directory into system path with sudo python setup.py install ...
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Adding file paths to Python code

I am currently running the code for a program called HotNet. In its simpleRun.py file, there is a place to insert a file path to be run. parser.add_argument('-mf', '--infmat_file', required=True, ...
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python photometry tools

Anybody has experience with photometry? I am trying to use ppt (Python Photometric Toolbox) with no success. I have two branching questions: anybody can suggest a WORKING photometry solution ...
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Referring a source pydev project to another pydev project fails in eclipse

How to give reference from one source pydev project to another destination pydev project. I tried to remove the .pyc files from the referring project, it also fails. Later i tried after giving the ...
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How to install python-guestfs and libguestfs-tools in python virtual environment?

Can any one help me out to install python-guestfs and libguestfs-tools in python virtual environment? I tried to install those packages with the help of pip install but it fails to install because ...
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Unable to run .py file in 13.10

Unable to run .py file in Ubuntu 13.10 server. It returns this error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "events_send.py", line 2, in <module> import pika ImportError: No module named pika ...
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No module named setuptools/ setuptools is already the newest version

So I am trying to get python suds on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine, and when I put in sudo apt-get install python-setuptools I get the traceback ImportError: No module named setuptools So I put ...
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How to install 32bit python 2.7 on 64bit ubuntu 13.04 [closed]

I know this question is repetitive. I read the link How can I install a 32bit python on 64 bit Ubuntu but I am still failing there. I am trying to install 32bit python 2.7 downloaded from ...
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No such file or directory: '/usr/lib/python2.7/sitecustomize.py' but it is there in red color

While trying to install denyhosts but I am getting this error: IOError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/lib/python2.7/sitecustomize.py' I verified that ...
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libcld.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory error when using CLD

I am getting this error while trying to use CLD: libcld.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory I'm using Python 2.7 on Ubuntu 12.04.
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Python interactive interpreter: initial tab is 4, subsequent tabs are 8 spaces

When I use the interactive Python interpreter, the width of the tabs seem out of sync with each other. Specifically, the first tab gives me a tab width equivalent to 4 spaces, while the next tabs ...
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Install xgoogle python module on Ubuntu [closed]

I recently moved from windows to Linux and I trying to install xgoogle in Ubuntu. I am just a beginner with Linux and command line so I follow up the installer in python X install. But its seem that ...
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Accessing image module for python in ubuntu

how do i access the ImageOps module for python in ubuntu 12.4. I wanted to use inbuilt image processing functions but m unable to acess those.Can someone tell me that how do i aceess that module.there ...
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How to download easygui for python3.3?

I have python 2.7 and python 3.3 in my Ubuntu 13.10 system.I have easygui in-built for python2.7 but not for python3.3.But when I download the zip file of easygui and unzip it and type "python3 ...
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How can i install SPE(Stani's Python Editor) for python3.3

I have ubuntu 13.10.I have SPE which runs for python2.7.4+.But i need to run it for python 3.3.2+.How can i do it.My system uses python2.7.4+ by default.
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How to download pygame in anaconda [duplicate]

I have anaconda 1.8.0.How can i download pygame in it.I am currently running ubuntu13.10.I have python 2.7.6.
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How to install pythoncard?

I am currently running ubuntu 13.10.I want to download pythoncard for python2.7.6.I also have anaconda1.8.0.So whenever i start python in my terminator or terminal,it starts along with anaconda.
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Repair Python 2.7 installation on 12.04 LTS

I upgraded Python to 3.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Later, I noticed that Ubuntu updates no longer were downloading and I have the infamous red circle icon in the menu bar. In troubleshooting this issue, I ...
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IDLE won't open .py files when I use ctrl+O

I've already tried to get .py files to open with IDLE by default, but no luck. I've used every trick you may want to suggest. I really just want to open up IDLE and from there open a .py file from a ...
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What does my PYTHONPATH contain?

I work on some personal python libraries and I need to display what PYTHONPATH contains and then manipulate it.
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How to install h.264 decoder?

I tried playing videos in movie player but only the audio could be heard. I tried playing the video with dragon player but here also only the audio could be heard. A message box appeared showing the ...
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libreoffice Python Uno support for Python 2.7 on Ubuntu Saucy 13.10

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 and discovered that the python-uno package is no longer available. Instead I find a python3-uno package. Unfortunately I need Python uno libreoffice support for ...
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Text justification in gtk.MenuItem

I'm writing an appindicator python script for my Gnome panel (under Ubuntu 12.10, English as the system-wide language) with a gtk.Menu, containing MenuItem's with Hebrew labels. The text is correctly ...
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GNURADIO: libfftw3f.so.3: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

I just installed gnuradio on my ubuntu 12.04. I tried running a simple wbfm receiver program that I got from online. When trying to execute the program, I get the following error: Traceback (most ...
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pygame installation for ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Can anyone suggest me how to install the pygame for use in the construction of the graphics games using the python?