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installation error in sklearn for python3

When I run the command sudo pip3 install -U scikit-learn I receive a strange error. Cleaning up... Command /usr/bin/python3 -c "import setuptools, ...
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how to use python3 shortcuts on emacs?

I am new to emacs and I am trying to set python3 as default interpreter. I have installed from software centre the python plugin for emacs. I can run a python3 file going to pyexec-->execute ...
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Installing Python 3.4 from source

I am running Xubuntu 13.10 i386 with the python (2.7) and python3 (3.3) packages installed. I have downloaded and compiled the source code for Python 3.4 but the binary file is named python. How can I ...
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Install Nltk 3.0 - Which Folder

I just installed python 3.4.0 on Ubuntu 13.10, and now I want to install nltk-3.0a3.tar.gz However, I am not sure to which folder I should extract this. I am still new to linux and I don't know where ...
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cannot install python3 after dist-upgrade

How can I install python3? I try to install python3 like this: sudo apt-get install python3 But I get the error below: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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howto link / execute / add to $PATH: python3.3.5 after manual installation in 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to install python3.3.5 on /home/myUser/XX, where home is located on a separate partition. I'm relatively new to Linux and have only basic knowledge about installing packages on my own, ...
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How to download Django 1.6.2 + set the path to python3?

I don't know how to set the path. How shall I install django? How do I set the django module to the python3 path? Please answer these 2 questions. I'm a newbie so please bear with me lol. This ...
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I misplaced one of my lib folders and now I don't know where it is?, HELP?

Basically I was cleaning up my folders. I'm new to linux bdw. I have django and python3 installed and I need them to do my coursework. So the "lib" folder was in my main folders. then I decided to ...
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matplotlib Error: No module named matplotlib even though it is installed

I have been through the process of installing matplotlib on my Ubuntu 12.04 computer. However, when I try to run a test program, I get the error Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Install Pillow for Python 3

What's the best way to install Pillow for Python 3?
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Problem installing Pillow for Python 3 (ImportError: cannot import name _imaging) [duplicate]

I attempted to install Pillow for Python 3 using the following method. Installation Made sure I had the proper dependencies listed in Pillow's docs: sudo apt-get install python3-dev ...
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Install Nibabel for Python 3

How can I get the Nibabel module for Python 3? Only the Nibabel module for Python 2 is in the repository.
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How to install pip for python 3 in ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to install the Pillow module for python 3.3, but for that I need to install pip. Every time that I install pip it installs for python 2.7, any help?
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How to Install Python 3.X.X. Properly

I have installed and configured python from online tutorials, python books, and other various sources in the past only to find myself digging through forums when things go wrong and piecing various ...
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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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Problem in python3.3.2+ [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.10.I have 2 versions of python.Python2.7.6 and python3.3.2+.(I don't know what is the '+' sign)Whenever I open python 3.3.2+ and type print "hello." .I get the invalid syntax ...
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How to download pygame in python3.3

I am using Ubuntu 13.10.I have both python 2.7 and python 3.3.I have installed pygame properly in python 2.7.How can i install it in python3.3.Does pygame support python3.3 or not?
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How can I install Django for Python 3.x?

I installed Django with this command: sudo apt-get install python-django And it installed version 1.5.4-1ubuntu1. The Django docs say that as of version 1.5, Django supports Python 3. Yet when I ...
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Trying to create a python virtual environment but getting OSError

I have installed python3.3, pip-1.5, ditribute-0.7.3, virtualenv-1.11. I am giving the below command to create virtual environment virtualenv --no-site-packages test I am getting the following ...
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How to create a deb package for a python3 script?

I have one Python file, main.py. I would like to be able to make a .deb package from it, and then be able to run main.py by typing the package name from the terminal. It is written in Python 3, so the ...
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I want to uninstall Python3 and just use 2.7

I typed in this to the terminal: sudo apt-get remove python3 And it gave me the following output: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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upstart-socket-bridge and python3 example

I'm trying to get upstart-socket-bridge to pass the socket to a Python3 application. Are there any working examples of u-s-b using Python 2 or 3? This example is a test setup only. u-s-b launches ...
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Gtk3.0 Gtkbuttons and junctions sides

I'm trying to align many GtkButton with junction sides but the result is not what I want some help please my code: it is a python code for Gtk3.0 (3.6) I'm on ubuntu 13.04 import gi.repository from ...
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python3-lxc and lxc parallel installation not possible!

every time i try to install one of the package lxc and python3-lxc the other one is removed from my system. How i can fix this problem? I need both for a project. Thank You!
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Python 3.2 script not working and/or importing tkinter when running from desktop

I'm really puzzled by this, but the answer is probably quite simple and just can't see it: I have a series of python modules that work fine from within the python interpreter, but nothing happens ...
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pygame.error: File is not a Windows BMP file

I am trying to learn Pygame reading Making Games with Pygame and Python. I have Ubuntu 13.04, python 3.3, and pygame 1.9.2. I can only load BMP images in pygame. Research into this has shown me ...
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How to write a Unity scope using Python 3 [duplicate]

I know Python and Vala are being deprecated in favor of C scopes, but the problem is the backend is almost complete and it was written in Python3. For now, I just want to see it working. I'll think ...
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Problem running the python code for backup on Ubuntu?

I was trying to run following python code through terminal but something is wrong as it is producing some errors source = ['/home/akash/', '/home/akash/code'] target_dir = '/media' target = ...
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Python 3 with Pylab on Ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm learning via Python 2.7.3 (specifically Pylab - IPython, NumPy, SciPy and Matplotlib). I thought it's better to learn the newest version of Python. Using apt-get tells me ...
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Problem updating to Python 3.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I wanted to upgrade the Python version to 3.3, but I am having some problems doing it. Whenever I run this command, sudo apt-get install ...
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The package python3.2 needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive for it

I get this error when I try to update or run software center, but I can't find an archive for it: The package python3.2 needs to be reinstalled
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What is the difference between idle3 and idle-python3.2

I installed them both via apt-get install and they seem to be the same. If I start them they both open up a python shell
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Unable to import tkinter?

I am studying Python and tried to make GUI using python.I am using IDLE 3.2 on 12.04 Ubuntu.When i typed import Tkinter, a error comes, it says following: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Open terminal window and execute Python script on startup

I have a Python script which I would like to execute at every startup. I can run it by adding this to the startup applications: python3 /path/to/script.py That works, but it doesn't open a terminal ...
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Changing symlink “python” to “python3” causes problems [duplicate]

I have Python 2.7.3 and 3.2.3 installed on my Ubuntu 12.04 64bit (by default?). When I type "python", I want python 3.2 instead of 2.7. Changing symlink "python" to link to python3 seems to cause big ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Install and running Python 3 at the same time than Python 2.7.x

Im using 13.04 but I want have installed the both main Python versions for make tests about migration of my actual code. is possible install Python 3 in the same machine running Python 2.7? I need ...
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Installing Python modules on Ubuntu

I have been using Python on Windows for a while, so I'm into a lot of modules, including Pygame and LiveWires, but how do I install them into Ubuntu? I have the py file for LiveWires, which has been ...
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Running .py python scripts from the command line using python3

I am currently able to run .py python scripts from a terminal due, I believe, to this inclusion in my .profile file: export PYTHONPATH=/home/myplace/python python being the directory where I put ...
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Python 3.3.2 with Shared option is incomplete

On Ubuntu 12.04, I am trying to compile and install Python3.3.2. My compile commands: ./configure --prefix=/usr/local --enable-shared make make install Then I run: /usr/local/bin/python3.3 ...
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Making a GUI for python program [duplicate]

I want to make a GUI for a program written in python.It is said that Gnome tool kit is helpful for this task.But,I want to know how to install it?and the way I should use it? I am using Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Take screenshots at random intervals with Python?

I am working on a project to take screenshots of desktop and upload images to a server I want to develop a python app, when user starts that app it will start taking screenshots in random interval ...
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how to purge python 3.3 and install python 2.7.4

I'm in complete trouble with my Ubuntu 13.04 distro. Today I wanted to try python 3.3, I compiled it and installed from source. It broke my system, many packages wait for apt-get remove cmmand. I ...
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ubuntu 13.04 python3.3/tkinter/ibus/X11 crash bug where to next [duplicate]

I want to report a crash bug in python3.3.2 that seems to be happening in X11 but am not sure where to go next. The bug happens when I reset ibus for Japanese input. I've compiled Python3.3.2 and ...
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Super+D (show desktop) changes which value?

In my python program I want to detect if the desktop is to be shown (all windows minimized). How do I do this? Which value (perhaps in dconf) is set when the user hits Super+D?
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Which media players available in the Ubuntu repositories uses GStreamer, GTK+ and were written in Python?

I'm planning to write a media player for Ubuntu to present in fair in the place I study. And I'd like to use GStreamer and GTK+ with Python, but I could not find a good documentation about the ...
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Make default python to python3.3 on 13.04

I'm using 13.04, I can access python3.3 via python3. bu i want to make the default interpreter to python3.3. simple python takes me to python 2.7.4. How to upgrade?
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Problems using python [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and just installed python 3.2.3 tried to save and run the "hello world program". But it will not run I keep getting a syntax error. How do you run a program in python ????. ...
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How to install python 3.3.2 on a vps server [duplicate]

I just brought a new ubuntu vps. So i would like to install python 3.3.2. I know that my server have pyhton 2.7.2 installed but there is some new feature on python 3.3. 2 that would help me on doing ...
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Install Python 3.3.2 on Ubuntu

How to update to Python 3.3.2 in Ubuntu? I tried sudo apt-get install python3 but it says that the current (3.3.1) is already the latest.