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How do I install easy_install?

I am doing a project for a class in Python and I am a very inexperienced programmer and terrible with computers. Is there a simple way to install easy_install so I can use the classes from the ...
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How to install an older version of Firefox easily?

I am an Ubuntu user and I would like to have an older version of Firefox on my system (to enable TiddlyWiki to write to my file system). I found in Internet the sequence of steps for installation of ...
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How to use easy_install on linux terminal?

I am installing py2exe using easy_install. here is what I typed: easy_install py2exe I am using linux mint cinnamon 15. This is what I get, though: [Errno 13] Permission denied: ...
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Issue with python easy install

So I have downloaded easy_install on python 3.3.2 and I want to install the Python Twitter package. So I write 'easy_install twitter' in command prompt. A user account control window pops up asking ...
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Easy_install script for Python 3

I came across this nifty little piece of software: https://pypi.python.org/pypi/setuptools to install Python packages on Windows. However, this only supports till Python 2.7. Is there an equivalent ...
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Installing setuptools for python 2.7.3 on SL6 returns an error that I don't have zlib. But I do

I have a machine running Scientific Linux 6 It comes with Python 2.6 by default I've also installed Python 2.7.3 because I need to run some modules which only work with newest versions. This is ...
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No output returned when curl ing any URL in Red Hat 6 but the same url works in lynx browser

I am trying to install some packages in Python using easy install. But i get a 'Download Error' for any package i try to install. So i tried to test if internet is accessible at all from the machine ...
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VMware Workstation Easy Install is unable to install Windows 8 with a product key specified

I recently attempted to install Windows 8 Enterprise Edition in VMware Workstation. It specified that Easy Install would be used, and requested for the product key, for which I entered the generated ...
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python /usr/bin command not found

System: Mountain Lion 10.8. I tried to uninstall python 2.7 and therefore i also deleted /usr/bin/python. However, after that i needed python again and i installed in again. Now I want to use ...
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Do pip and easy_install download Python packages securely?

For example, do they check a digital signature (like apt-get and Windows Update) or can they be required to use SSL? If not, I'm a bit concerned that the downloaded packages could be trojaned..
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Why is pip not listed in easy_install on CentOS 6? Where to get it?

I am trying to install pip for python on CentOS 6. I thought of installing it through easy_install but it is not there. I tried to find easy_install with find command, but no luck. I tried to ...
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OS X Lion easy_install requires sudo …?

I'm on OS X Lion and wanting to setup python virtual environments. I want to use virtualenvwrapper. Can someone confirm that the correct way to do this is to install packages via easy_install (and ...
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The suggested way to handle pip(easy_install) with homebrew?

I know there are brew-gem and brew-pip but it is still really easy to get confused. Let's say my Mac OS X is 10.7.2. There are at least, as far as I know, 3 locations for Python modules (assume ...
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How to install bpython for python3 on OSX?

How can I install bpython, or another good python shell, on OSX 10.6, for python 3? Calling easy_install bpython installed it for python 2.6 (same with ipython). Nor brew nor macports seem to even ...
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installing Trac / Python / SetupTools on Windows (Server 2008 R2)

I am trying to install Trac on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server 64-bit. I am following the guide on http://trac.edgewall.org/wiki/TracInstall. I first installed Python, installing the Python 2.7.2 ...
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Python easy_install lxml error:none on mac os

how can install lxml library for python2.7 on my intel mac? Typing easy_install lxml in Terminal and getting next error after delay: error: none; Internet connection is ok, setuptools is updated to ...
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There is Trac, there is Babel, but I don't see “language”

I've installed on a Debian system Trac 0.12 (thanks to easy_install install Trac 0.11, but I want 0.12 ) and know I want to get the localization (for French). So I've installed Babel, but that ...
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easy_install install Trac 0.11, but I want 0.12

I run the following on Debian: (#:~)- easy_install Trac Searching for Trac Best match: Trac 0.11.1 Adding Trac 0.11.1 to easy-install.pth file Installing trac-admin script to /usr/bin Installing ...
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easy_install will not connect through proxy

I'm running Ubuntu Server 10.04 64-bit under VirtualBox, and it seems that everything except easy_install and pip can connect to the Internet. I have set and exported the http_proxy environment ...
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Easy_install the wrong version of python modules (Mac OS)

I installed Python 2.7 on my Mac. When typing "python" in terminal, it shows: $ python Python 2.7 (r27:82508, Jul 3 2010, 20:17:05) [GCC 4.0.1 (Apple Inc. build 5493)] on darwin Type "help", ...
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Having a problem with easy_install on osx 10.6

I've been doing some Google searches and come up short. Output is the following $ easy_install yolk 'import site' failed; use -v for traceback Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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How do I totally reinstall setup tools and all associated stuff

My setups tools system appears to be broken beyond recovery. And no doubt my attempts at recovering it have made it worse. Now I'm looking for the "nuke the site from orbit" option. I've already ...
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installing wxpython via pip or easy_install

I am running into some problems installing wxpython using pip. Here is my current output: [myuserid]% sudo pip install wxpython Downloading/unpacking wxpython Downloading ...
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Error with python-setuptools doing “sudo easy_install python-graph-core”

Using easy_install, part of the python-setuptools, I get the following error: $ sudo easy_install python-graph-core [sudo] password for dan: Searching for python-graph-core Reading ...
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Python easy_install confused on Mac OS X

Environment info: $ which python /usr/bin/python $ python Python 2.6.1 (r261:67515, Jul 7 2009, 23:51:51) [GCC 4.2.1 (Apple Inc. build 5646)] on darwin $ echo $PATH ...
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Why do I get easy_install error “'NoneType' object has no attribute 'clone'”?

I'm trying to run the command: easy_install MySQLdb But, I'm getting the error: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'clone' I'm using Windows 7 x64 with Python 2.6 x86 (I've tried Python x64, but ...
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In Ubuntu/Debian, how do I mark a package as non-auto removable?

Suppose I have a package (a Python package in this case) that I install using Synaptic. Because the version of this package is somewhat outdated, I remove it in Synaptic and then install it using ...