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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pip won't run. throws errors instead [on hold]

I am running into problems when ever I run pip with any arguments or flags. I've tried doing apt-get install --reinstall python-pip but it does not help and am at a loss how to fix this Version of ...
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PyKEP: python 2.7 vs python 3.3

I try to install PyKEP package (pyKEP) and following the instruction in the web page at the and I obtain this error massage: [ 95%] Building CXX object PyKEP/core/CMakeFiles/_core.dir/core. ... ...
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How to make a program use python2.7 instead of default python3.4 on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I am using ubuntu 14.04 and I have a program that depends on python 2.7 and does not support any of python 3.x. Ubuntu 14.04 comes with python3.4 by default. I would like to know if there is a ...
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How to install pygame in python 2.7.6 on ubuntu 14?

How can I install pygame in python 2.7.6 on Ubuntu 14? I've used sudo apt-get install python-pygame, but it does not work and gives me the following message: unable to locate package python-pygame. ...
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The imported Shared library is not referring to the plugin

I have created a test.so file with a library linked with that (DijSDK.h) The Flow is test.so uses ---- DijSDK.h Which inturn calls ---- libsynthcam.so(plugin)file Now I am importing that .so file ...
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unable to install twilio python module in ubuntu 14.10 ,

When I tried to install twilio module on my system by ... anupam@JAZZ:~$ sudo pip install twilio Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/bin/pip", line 5, in <module> from ...
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Running programs/apps

How do I run/start python after downloading? I am new to both Linux and Ubuntu so I need some pointers. I have been MS for so long I think it has brain washed me!
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Trouble compiling GDB with python 2.7 support for gdb-peda

Trying to install gdb-peda, but am having issues compiling gdb with python 2 support instead of python 3 support. I have python-dev for 2.7, build-dep nmon, and libncurses5-dev installed. I ...
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Everything gone after apt-get remove python2.7

I recently upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 and I installed python2.7 and 3.4 both so I wanted to just keep 3.4 and I knew apt-get remove python would mess up with whole Distro of mine, So I being specific ...
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Python Error when opening software-center

My software center suddenly not working. When i tried to open it from the launcher, its only loading but showing nothing. I tried to run it from terminal, and got this error : Traceback (most recent ...
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Installing Python libraries (difflib and pygments)

I am new to Linux and I need to install difflib and pygments python libraries to my computer. What is the easiest way to do that?
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I am running Ubuntu 14.04, python 2.7.8, I try to install python-setuptools, but it is giving following message

I am try to install python-setuptools but getting following messages: You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: The following packages have unmet dependencies: $ sudo apt-get ...
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How to install the most recent numpy, scipy and scikit on ubuntu?

I need to install numpy 1.9 ('cause some methods are available in this version, not in the previous) which isn't the numpy package proposed yet today (apt-get returns 1.8). How to install the latest ...
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Installing pyGPs - A Package for Gaussian Processes

I am doing a project which predicts expected electrical load every half an hour based on Gaussian model of previous 1 year data. I am currently using python 2.7.3 for implementing this project. For ...
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Pip issues after 12.02->14.04 upgrade

With Ubutun 14.04LTS, many but not all pip commands fail as so: # sudo pip install --upgrade distribute Downloading/unpacking distribute Downloading distribute-0.7.3.zip (145kB): 145kB downloaded ...
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Using specific python version for apt-get in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS I have python2.7.3-0Ubuntu3.5 package installed. One of the libraries i am trying to install has dependency on (>=2.7.3.6). I went ahead and installed python 2.7.6 and even python ...
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Make pycharm default for .py files in 14.04

I want to make pycharm ide default for all .py files in ubuntu 14.04. I have extracted the tar.gz file in my home directory but every time i have to run pycharm i have to go over to the bin ...
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Where do I find Python2.7 in Ubuntu 14.04?

I'm using this tutorial to install Django with Postgresql in my Ubuntu 14.04. In the 4th step, it asked me to go to my python directory, so I ran $ whereis python2.7 and I got multiple directories. ...
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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 ...