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 setup.py install".It tells me permission denied why is this so.And how do i know how many python versions do I have in my system?
Regarding the "permission denied" message, maybe make sure that
setup.pyis executable. You might do a simple
chmod +x setup.py.
- You run the install command with a sufficient privilege level. You may try
sudo python3 setup.py install.
To know what are the different
python versions installed on your machine, I would run
ll /usr/bin | grep python
You should end up with a couple of directories and symlinks of the different python versions. Typically, you may have
python pointing to your
Try from a terminal:
sudo apt-get install python3-easygui
Or install synaptic package manager:
sudo apt-get install synaptic
Then install it from there.