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How to update Python to the latest version on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

The current version of python I've now which is installed by default with Ubuntu is 2.7rc1 , Is it possible to update it officially to the latest version (3.7.1) ? Thank You .
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How do I safely install an older/newer version of Python? [duplicate]

When I eventually upgrade to 11.04 I will need to install Python 2.6 for development purposes. The 11.04 default is 2.7. Can I just install the python2.6 package alongside the default python package? ...
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How do I install Python 3.9? [duplicate]

I want to install Python 3.9 in Ubuntu. When I run sudo apt-get python in the terminal it says that it will install Python 2 which I don't want. When I type sudo apt-get install python3.9 it shows ...
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How do I install the latest Python version in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

How to update to the latest Python version in Ubuntu? I tried sudo apt-get install python3 but it says that the current (3.3.1) is already the latest.
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Ubuntu 19.04 python 3.6 is not working [duplicate]

After updating from version of Ubuntu 18.04 to 19.04, facing different issues as follows please give solution for given. 1) Python 3.6 is not working and default version is become python 3.7 This ...
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Install python 3.5.1 on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I would like to know how to install python 3.5.1 on Ubuntu 14.04.
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How can I install Python 3.5 for Ubuntu 18.04? [duplicate]

For some tox tests, I need a Python 3.5 interpreter. How can I install it on Ubuntu 18.04?
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Any way to install python 3.4 on Ubuntu 18.04? [duplicate]

I have some project that needs python 3.4 but since I am on Ubuntu 18.04 I have python 3.6 installed. If I try to setup the project on 3.6 I get compatibility issues. Please guide how do I install ...
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Installing latest version of Python on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS without building from source [duplicate]

I am looking for a reliable choice. How to install Python 3.4.3 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS without building from source?
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How to import Python folder into Ubuntu [duplicate]

I am very new to Ubuntu and I'm running a Linode server using Ubuntu 22. I have added the Python files that I have intended on running on the server, here is the dilemma though. I have a module named ...
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How to install the latest versions of NodeJS and NPM?

I noticed over at the website that node is currently at v 0.12.0. Can someone let me know how to install the latest version of node together with npm (terminal commands please)?
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Is `sudo pip install` still a broken practice?

I'm new to Ubuntu, so please bear with me. I installed pip using this command: sudo apt-get -y install python-pip. Then I installed NLTK using the command on their website, which was: sudo pip install ...
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Running Pip3 ImportError: cannot import name 'main'

I want to install Scipy (already have Numpy installed). I have Python 3.5.1-3 installed with OS and IDLE3 (3.5.2). When I hit in terminal sudo pip3 install scipy It prints out Traceback (most ...
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How do I enable the "Universe" repository from the command line? [duplicate]

How do you use terminal to enable Universe source? Or any those 4 from Software Sources: Main, Universe, Restricted, Multiverse Main is on by default and Restricted is on if durring Ubuntu ...
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Terminal won't launch (Ubuntu 16.04)

A weird thing happened today: I clicked on the terminal icon and it didn't launch - just blinked and disappeared. If I press Ctrl+Alt+T, it won't launch. I tried to launch a light terminal by pressing ...
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