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After updating to Ubuntu 22.04 | Help pane in Spyder does not work, Spyder has loading errors

When I use <cntl>+i to ask for help on a function, the help pane flashes briefly and then returns to blank. It seems the editor retains the connection, but the content is not written out to the ...
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downgrade spyder

I have just upgraded ubuntu. As a result, spyder is not working anymore. This the error: Warning: Ignoring XDG_SESSION_TYPE=wayland on Gnome. Use QT_QPA_PLATFORM=wayland to run on Wayland anyway. ...
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Cannot run Spyder on Ubuntu (windows bash)

I am very new to Linux and I am using Windows 11 installed ubuntu bash from MS store and installed Spyder using this command sudo apt-get install spyder But when I call Spyder I get this error user1@...
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Shortcut to launch Spyder does not work

I want to create a keyboard shortcut to launch Spyder. I used as command spyder and I tried different keyboard shortcuts (Super+Y, Super+P, Super+S), and for some reason none of them manages to launch ...
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Create a shortcut to a virtual enviroment

I have installed Spyder Python IDE in a virtual environment. For this purpose I used the following command: python3 -m venv spyder-env source spyder-env/bin/activate I have to switch to the virtual ...
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How can i update to spyder 5 on ubuntu 20.04?

I did conda update spyder This does'nt seem to work.What else could I do?
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Install spyder 4 in ubuntu 20.04

I just want to install spyder in its lastest version. I'm running on ubuntu 20.04. First i tried installing anaconda but I didn't like it because I don't want to use anaconda environment. So i ...
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two spyder IDEs in one system and also shows missing dependencies

one is default spyder3 from snap store and one is the updated version named spyder of spyder5.0.3 :~$ pip install update spyder-kernels==2.0.1 Defaulting to user installation because normal site-...
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upgrade 20.10 to 21.04 interrupted

While upgrading from ubuntu 20.10 to ubuntu 21.04(hirsute), the upgrading failed in the middle of the process. I have forwarded the errors to the Hirsute team. Will, I received information on how to ...
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Auto complete stopped working in Spyder

Since yesterday that I updated the 'Pygments' installation, the auto complete has stopped working. For more details regarding this update, please see the link below. https://ubuntu.com/security/...
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Python imports are extremely slow

Python imports are extremely slow. Some examples include: pandas ~ 8s numpy ~ 4s ants ~ 40-120s (larger package named antspyx) My collegues use the exact same hardware, but for them it runs much ...
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Spyder Desktop entry does not work

I have an installation of Spyder via anaconda on Ubuntu 18.04 and also on Linux Mint 20. In both cases I don't get an entry in the launcher, even if I copy the spyder.desktop file that came with the ...
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I can not connect to kernel after ı have update my spyder3

I can not connect to kernel on spyder and get "an error occured while starting the kernel" just after updating my spider3. By the way, I do not use Anaconda or sth. else. My OS is ubuntu 18.04. Help ...
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Spyder 3 kernel needs to be restarted after each execution

I am using spyder3 on ubuntu 16.04 as an IDE for python programming. The problem with spyder3 is when I run my program for the first time, it runs well and the second time I run it shows kernel busy ...
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Installing the latest version of Spyder in 18.04

I want to install latest version of Spyder on Ubuntu 18.04. I need to update Spyder to the latest version (spyder 3.3.2), because there are some errors with version 3.2.6 such as variable explorer ...
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Adding an icon for Spyder in Favourites bar in Ubuntu 18.04

I have freshly installed Ubuntu 18.04 and Anaconda (with Python 3.7) in my laptop, and I want to set up a launcher icon for the Spyder IDE in the Favourites bar - something I've done many times in the ...
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Bad usage mount -t cifs

I want to mount a webfolder (NAS-storage) via the terminal. In the end I want to be able to open documents via 'Spyder3' (a python IDE) stored in the webfolder. The manual of the host gives this ...
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Import Error while executing spyder3-Beta version- It can't find opencl 2.1

I installed python3 and pyopencl on ubuntu 18.04, now I want to use spyder to execute my codes, but it gives me an error while doing that: ImportError: /usr/local/cuda-10.0/targets/x86_64-linux/lib/...
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Ubuntu 18.10 does not start with Nvidia drivers

I upgraded to Ubuntu 18.10 from Ubuntu 18.04. I have two problems but I think they're related. I have a NVIDIA graphics card. Problem 1: if I have the original NVIDIA graphics card drivers, then my ...
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No module named kivy.app

I am working on Python 2.7 in Anaconda in Spyder IDE. I am making a project using kivy and I am importing the following libraries and kivy packages: import numpy as np from random import random, ...
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Uninstalling spyder

I tried for some reason to uninstall Spyder (using purge --auto-remove and all) from Ubuntu 16.04. Apparently Spyder is now uninstalled, but which spyder gives /usr/local/bin/spyder and I can ...
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Python spyder is not starting on ubuntu

when I try to open it from anconda-navigator it give error like: /home/deepankar/.anaconda/navigator/scripts/spyder.sh: line 3: 2111 Segmentation fault (core dumped) spyder > /home/deepankar/...
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Spyder error on variable explorer

I just installed Anaconda 4.5.8 and Spyder via both conda install spyder and sudo apt-get install spyder3. I run Spyder via spyder using terminal and the variable explorer works perfectly. But when I ...
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Spyder no starting in Ubuntu bu GUI

I'm not able to launch Spyder by GUI in Ubuntu through the icon is there. When I click on the icon, spyder icon appears on the launcher and disappears soon. Nothing happens then. I had installed ...
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I am using Spyder 3.2.8 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS but the Python version is 2.7. How do I change it to Spyder Python3.6 version?

I have downloaded the Anaconda from Anaconda's website for Python3.6 but it shows Python2.7 in Spyder. Actually I am doing an online course where instructor is using Python3.6 on Windows but I have ...
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How to delete all temp files and settings after uninstalling a software?

There is some error in spyder, hence I want to uninstall it and re-install with all the new settings. But when I reinstalled it, the settings were as previous. Also, it is not possible to manually ...
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Advice about installing Django

I have installed Ubuntu Desktop within VMware. Python 3 is working OK. I am starting to feel comfortable working with Spyder IDE. Very soon I would like to install Django. Some Python novice must ...
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failed to add spyder 3 to dash (gnome-panel)

i installed spyder3 and tried to add its launcher to the gnome panel. i could not get this to work... i tried several things: i launched spyder3 and clicked on its icon in the panel hoping for an '...
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Spyder Anaconda - select Python interpreter

I have installed Anaconda (x64 Linux) and I am running its Python 3. When I type which python, I get /home/hinckelbc/anaconda3/bin/python Now to display the version, I type python -V, and I get ...
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Keyboard not responding in Spyder on remote Ubuntu 16.04 server

The Spyder installed on the server through Anaconda is not detecting any keyboard inputs. The server is connected on my local machine through xrdp. I've tried following: export XKB_DEFAULT_RULES=base ...
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Spyder not running [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 16.04.3, pip3, python 3.5. I ran the command "sudo pip3 install spyder" on terminal and spyder got installed, I can see the icon in installed programs but when I click it nothing ...
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Install Spyder3 without Anaconda on ubuntu 16.04

(I have tried to follow the instructions from here. I cannot use Anaconda) sudo apt-get install spyder3 installs 150MB of goodies. Then, I do: pip install -U spyder Then I do spyder3 and I get: ...
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Spyder3 not launching on Xubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I am relatively new to the Linux environment and also have no experience in using python before. I am trying to install Spyder3 on Xbuntu 16.04. I installed using pip3. pip3 install spyder3 But ...
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How to use Python 3 in Spyder 3?

I had Spyder2 running Python 2.7 on Ubuntu 16.04. I installed Spyder3 via sudo apt-get install spyder3 but Spyder3 is also running Python 2.7. I even upgraded spyder via pip sudo pip install ...
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Installed Spyder3 in but get Spyder2

I've installed spyder3 using: sudo apt install spyder3 but it loads spyder2 with the splashscreen, etc. How can I load/install Spyder3? I have Ubuntu 16.04, anaconda 4.2, python 3.5, universe is ...
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UnsatisfiableError while installing Spyder

I am new to Ubuntu and I was trying to install Spyder on my ubuntu 16.04 and I am getting this error: UnsatisfiableError: The following specifications were found to be in conflict: - spyder 3.1....
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My ipython console is not working

Whenever i try to print something my ipython console doesn't work but my python console is working fine please help.How to fix this? Here is the error
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Trying to install spyder3, but getting spyder2

I'm currently using Ubuntu 16.04. When I try to install spyder3 from the repositories using apt-get install spyder3 It installs spyder2 for python3.5. so I get the splash screen, the interface and ...
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Spyder requires jedi>=0.10 but installs jedi==0.90

(Working in ubuntu 17.04, dunno if that makes any difference) Afer encountering this problem in pip3: https://github.com/pypa/pip/issues/4216 I resorted to using the dev 10.0.0 version. Then, after ...
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why am I getting fontconfig errors when running spyder?

(dst) kashif@stats:~/intel/intelpython2/envs/dst/etc/fonts$ ls conf.d fonts.conf So my fonts.conf file clearly exists. However, when I run spyder, I get this error: (dst) kashif@stats:~$ Fontconfig ...
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Installing Pygame in Spyder

Im trying to install pygame on spyder but i tried everything and nothing works. Anaconda is installed i have tried pip, conda but every time when i import it i get the error no module named pygame. ...
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Installing Anaconda on top of other versions of software

I put a decent amount of work into installing a suite of data science related applications such as ipython, spyder, numpy and scikit-learn using apt-get and pip. Then I was directed to Anaconda which ...
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Spyder ver. 2.3.8 from default repo doesn't work in 16.10 but Spyder 3.0.1 does, not in repo

As I understand it, Debian removed the qt4 webkit and in 16.10 that affects the versions of the python spyder IDE in the default repos. However, while Spyder 3.0.1 will launch, there are three missing ...
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Unable to get spyder to work with python3 (properly*)

As my attempts to migrate to python3 (See Switching from python2 to python3 ) continue; Trying to install spyder with pip3 i arrived at a functioning workspace (although with no nautilus access to it,...
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Spyder3 crash on ubuntu

I install Spyder3 but when I try to run it, it crash. error log is this: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/spyderlib/spyder.py", line 2331, in main ...
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Can't see IPython Console in Spyder

I have recently installed IPython in my Ubuntu 14.04 with the following command sudo apt-get install spyder My problem is that I cannot use the IPython console: All I see is a gray blank area ...
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How can I use the "Save as" option in Spyder?

I've recently switched from using Spyder in Windows to Ubuntu 14.04 to edit Python (.py) scripts. In Windows, one could choose File -> Save as, to save the .py file under any name. In Linux, however, ...
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Upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 Wily and get QNativeImage: Unable to attach shared memory segment

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10. I am still using the latest NVIDIA binary driver 352.41 from nvidia-352 w/ GT730 card. When I start spyder and spyder3, the display is garbled with window elements ...
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Trouble with python 3 and spyder 2.3 on Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to install spyder2.3+python 3 on Ubuntu 12.04. First, I made the mistake of using sudo apt-get install spyder, which installed a version of spyder which didn't work with python 3. So I ...
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Spyder on Ubuntu 12.04 fails after trying to install ipython notebook

Spyder IDE was working fine on both Ubuntu 12.04 in both laptops(HP mini & old Compaq Evo610c) After trying to install python notebook, Spyder stopped working. However Pyhton 2.7.3 works fine. I ...
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