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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Changing Python default in 12.04 LTS

I have downloaded and installed python 3.2.3 for Ubuntu/Debian. Also IDLE IDE for 3.2.3. If I execute IDLE for 3.2.3 explicitely, 3.2.3 runs under IDLE and all is well. But if I go to a terminal ...
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python2.7 help() modules returnd error

# python Python 2.7.3 (default, Aug 1 2012, 05:14:39) [GCC 4.6.3] on linux2 Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information. >>> help() Welcome to Python 2.7! ...
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error installing python wrapper for openkinect

I tried to install python wrappers for OpenKinect on Ubuntu 12.04, but I can't due this error: $ sudo apt-get install python2.7-dev python2.7-dev : Depends: libexpat1-dev but it is not going to be ...
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Install Both Python 2.7 and Python 3.3.0 on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: need to have 2 versions of python? I have projects that require different resources from the two different versions of Python. My question is can I have both versions of ...
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Need to have 2 versions of Python without using a VM

I need to have 2 versions of Python installed on my PC. The first must be the latest version in order to use youtube-dl, and the second must be the 2.7 version for a course that says we must not ...
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Why am i getting an error SyntaxError : invalid syntax [closed]

This is a python code for which i am getting an error... from scipy import * from matplotlib.pyplot import * x=arange(0.1,100,0.1) f=zeros(len(x)) s=-1 for n in range ...
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Where to build wxPython?

I've downloaded wxPython-src-2.9.4.0.tar.bz2 from http://www.wxpython.org; right now I'm trying to follow the build instructions on http://www.wxpython.org/BUILD.html. I've managed to build it using $ ...
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I run `sudo apt-get remove python2.7`, can I restore my Ubuntu now?

I wanted to remove and reinstall python2.7 interpreter on 12.04 But when I did sudo apt-get remove python2.7, The crazy terminal started to remove everything!!! Any idea how I can restore whatever ...
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How to a deb package without Quickly?

I am developing an app now, I'm using GSetting as my setting back-end, but I can't make my .gschema file installed while open the .deb file. I'm wandering if there is some simple guide for green ...
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Install uwsgi 1.2.5 via pip

Welcome, Currently I'm trying to install latest uwsgi on my VPS (Ubuntu 11.10) based on instruction from the site http://projects.unbit.it/uwsgi/wiki/Quickstart pip install uwsgi During ...
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Cannot run cgi as httpd.conf is empty!

For help I checked out these links: This This and This I have an empty httpd.conf file but apache2.conf is not and the formats and tags in apache2.conf are similar to what httpd.conf has in windows ...
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Can not use PIP or easy_install because deleted /etc/lib/python2.7/urllib.py

Like said on title, by a slip of the keys I issued the command: sudo rm /etc/lib/python2.7/urllib.py sudo rm /etc/lib/python2.7/urllib2.py And with that the problems started, Ubuntu still starts, ...
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Built python 2.7.3 from source, now apt-get doesn't work “ImportError: No module named apt_pkg”

I needed to get a bug fix which arrived in Python 2.7.3 Latest version available for 11.10 was 2.7.2, so I built Python 2.7.3 from source Now when I try to apt-get [anything] I get this error at the ...
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python ctypes and pulseaudio segfault after upgrade to 12.04

Today I finally took the plunge and upgraded my desktop machine from 11.10 to 12.04 using the upgrade process, not a fresh install. One of the first things I tested after the upgrade completed was a ...
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apt package for 11.04 for Python 2.7.3?

I want to upgrade Python on my 11.04 server from Python 2.7.1 to Python 2.7.3. I assumed that if I did an apt-get install Python2.7 that 2.7.3 would have automatically been available and would have ...
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add-apt-repository: Problem with the SSL CA cert

user@amd64:~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jd-team/jdownloader [sudo] password for 1: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/add-apt-repository", line 125, in <module> ppa_info ...
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How do I install the latest python-opencv in 64-bit Ubuntu?

I heard that OpenCV supports only 32 bit Python. But my OS is Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit and it has Python 2.7 64 bit. How can I install latest OpenCV-Python bindings on this system for 32 bit Python? .
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Writing to a file

def loadSubredditConfig (self): self.builder.get_object ('cbxR').remove_all () path = os.path.join (xdg.BaseDirectory.xdg_config_home, 'RedThat', 'subreddits') if (os.path.exists (path)): ...
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Python-libnotify showing weird behaviour with xfce4-notifyd and notify-osd

I am trying to play with libnotify's python bindings. I got this code from /usr/share/doc/python-notify/examples and it is showing different behaviour with xfce4-notifyd and notify-osd. Case-1 with ...
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How do i tell ubuntu to only install is asked for and do not bring other dependencies which will break the whole system?

How can i only install python-webkit but not other packages? which is showing to install? (no gstreamer*.*, i do not want to have any single files installed in my distro because of GPL license and it ...
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Strangely quickly runs but debugger crashes with no exception

Firstly, strangely quickly run on my app runs fine and i believe i have made no changes to the source since quickly debug was working (proclaiming it's not user error is distasteful, I know!). winpdb ...
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Can't show preferences dialog

I'm having some trouble with Python, again. I created a project using Quickly, and it created a preferences dialog for me. I am now trying to build up the preferences dialog, but I always get some ...