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How to run pip in non-interactive mode?

Most of tools I'm using have some mode (often ON by default) where they ask me zero questions while running the command. apt-get is an example close to pip. There's -y option which makes it non-...
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IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied with pip installation

I have asked this question on SO, but they suggested, the question is better suited for Superuser. I installed Python 2.7.9 on Windows 7. It is supposed to have pip built-in. However, during Python ...
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cannot install matplotlib, freetype2 headers are ignored

I want to install matplotlib via pip. There is a problem with freetype2.h REQUIRED DEPENDENCIES numpy: 1.6.2 freetype2: found, but unknown version (no pkg-config) ...
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Can't install python requests library on Centos 5.11

I'm running Centos 5.11. I'm trying to install the python requests package. But pip keeps giving me syntax errors. pip help returns [root@32437-201824 bin]# pip help Traceback (most recent call ...
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AWS Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade Python to 2.7.10, how to deal with apt-get python-dev

Ubuntu 14.04 from AWS ships with python 2.7.6. Before doing anything else to the image, I do an upgrade to 2.7.10 by issuing sudo apt-get -y install build-essential checkinstall libreadline-gplv2-...
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Trying to get pip onto UnixWare

I have an installation of UnixWare 7.1.4 for which I'd like to add (python's) pip. I know that get-pip.py is at https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py My problem is that the only tools I have to get ...
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Pip install keeps throwing odd “ImportError”

I've been trying to install a few packages using pip and pyudev keeps throwing an import error. I have no idea where why it's only happening in pyudev. It installs just fine on my other computer. Here ...
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How can I install ipython with pip3?

I just did the following with no problem: brew install python3 pip3 install numpy pip3 install scipy But when trying: pip3 install ipython I get: Exception: Traceback (most recent call last)...
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pip install python winerror 10054

Been trying to pip install selenium keep getting these same errors, but its not just selenium its any package. I believe it maybe a firewall issue because I am trying to install this on a workstation ...
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Appropriate place to store custom Python modules on Linux

I am trying to understand where and how are Python packages installed and stored on Linux and find the best location to store them. My repo is Debian Wheezy. I would like to store all my custom ...
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Pip installs on Archlinux fails to build egg

I was trying to install nltk on my Archlinux server but it repeatedly fails with the following error output /usr/lib/python3.3/distutils/dist.py:257: UserWarning: Unknown distribution option: '...
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SSL: CERTIFICATE_VERIFY_FAILED error in a docker container

I'm running into the following error message when I do easy_install pip: root@ff45b7b74944:/# easy_install pip Searching for pip Reading https://pypi.python.org/simple/pip/ Download error on https://...
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Python PIP cannot install modules

I am trying to install a module from pip on the command line, but every time it gives me this error message:"This app can't run on your PC." I am running Windows 10, and using Python 3.5. Here is a ...
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Setting the default installation location for pip

I'm working on a computer with extremely limited internal storage, so I want to set up pip and my Python environment so that new packages are installed to an SD card (which is going to be inside the ...
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Where does pip install to on Linux when i use --user

I just installed a Python app using pip2 install pyriscope --user and now I need to find the installed files, since it seems like the app is built to use the python assuming it's python2, when on my ...
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How to workaround bootstrap.pypa.io while installing openstack? It's not available

I am trying to install openstack first time, as described on official website http://docs.openstack.org/developer/devstack/ bootstrap.pypa.io is not available (i am not able to ping it). It is ...
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pip not finding packages from pypi.python.org

I'm running pip v1.5.6 that comes with python installed via homebrew, on OSX 10.11 When running pip install emo for example, I get: Could not find any downloads that satisfy the requirement emo ...
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Why does dnf uninstall python-pip want to uninstall Fedora?

Having trouble installing packages with pip (wow. so unexpect. much surprise) and upon trying to toss it entirely and start over (no, dnf reinstall was not sufficient) I found that dnf seemed to think ...
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PyV8 failing to install with pip, does not compile in Fedora 20

I am having the exact same issue as here: https://code.google.com/p/pyv8/issues/detail?id=132, but answer didn't work either. I am trying to install PyV8 using pip in Fedora 20. I get this: $ pip ...
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Splitting one giant monitor as if it was two. Picture in Picture

How can I split one giant computer screen into two screens, so I could stream Al Jazeera in fullscreen mode on one side, while I program on the other side? Or what about adding a PIP -- Picture in ...
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Running `pip` gives 'command not found' after successful Python homebrew install

To preface, I am very bad with the terminal, please be patient with me. when I run pip I get: zsh: command not found: pip I have installed Python 2.7.11 with brew, which should allow pip to work ...
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pip install virtualenv taking forever on Windows 7

I'm trying to setup everything in order to start developing with python and Django on a Windows 7 laptop. I already installed python 2.7.11 from here and installed pip using the get-pip.py script and ...
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Cannot get pip working on Python 2.6 in Fedora 22 Virtualbox

I'm working on a project that must be tested in a Fedora VM with Python 2.6.6. I have successfully installed that (so I can use that instead of the default 2.7), but I need to install some packages ...
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pip install fails on guest Linux Mint 15

On my Windows 7 PC, I installed VMware VM for Linux Mint 15. Windows PC is behind corporate firewall /proxy server. Now inside Linux I issued: sudo apt-get install python-virtualenv Then created ~/...
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Pip Downloads Failing with Mis-Matched Hashes

I'm asking this question here as I'm almost sure this is a network issue rather than a pip issue.... I do a lot of work with virtual environments, pip and python on my Mac and in Linux VMs on the ...
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Fix Python sys.path after MacPorts install of Python

So I have reinstalled MacPorts Python. I have port select --set python python27 and which python returns the proper location, i.e., /opt/local/bin. Now, when I import modules in the python interpreter,...
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How do I set `pip` in the command line to use to manage the packages for Python 3.5 instead of Python 3.4 in Windows 10?

I'm running Windows 10. I have both Python 3.5 instead of Python 3.4 installed. I want to add the package pywikibot to my Python 3.5 installation, so that I can use it with Spyder that uses Python 3.5....
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UnicodeDecodeError while installing request library using pip (Windows)

I have set up pip, using the get-pip.py file, and tried installing different packages, like numpy. I installed numpy using pip install numpy which worked fine. But when I tried to install request ...
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Pip.exe does not install the requested package, instead displays “python.exe stopped working”

Using Python 2.7.11rc1, I tried to install PyInstaller using pip. However, when I typed in pip install pyinstaller the command prompt printed out Collecting PyInstaller and a few seconds later a ...
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pip not working with non-root user on RHEL 6 server

I have a server running RHEL 6 with Python 2.6.6. I am having trouble using pip with Python as a non-root user. I am able to install pip packages and use them as root. However, when I try to run pip ...
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pip: "/Volumes/HD: bad interpreter: No such file or directory?

After I activated my Virtualenv i received this message: Francos-MBP:BV francoe$source bin/activate (BV) Francos-MBP:BV francoe$ pip freeze -bash: /Volumes/HD 2/Projects/PythonProjects/BV/bin/pip: ...
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How to create a Python package and make it available using the `pip` command on Windows?

I've written some Python code that I'm looking to share using Pypi but I'm actually having a surprising amount of difficulty figuring out how to do it. I've followed several different instructions and ...
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Pip3 duplicate installation in OSX

I recently removed pip3 from my Mac and then installed it again using the get-pip.py script. Now I have pip and pip3 installed. If a run a -V on either of those, both gives me pip 8.0.2 from /...
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Python Win 7 Pip Install gcc Error

I'm attempting to install PyOpenGL_accelerate via pip and I'm receiving this error: ... c\PyOpenGL-accelerate -IC:\Python34\include -IC:\Python34\include -c src\wrapper .c -o build\temp.win-amd64-3.4\...
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Installing freetype/matplotlib for Python

I'm trying to install Matplotlib for Python 3.4 but it says Freetype is not installed. Here's what I've tried: pip install freetype (can't find) pip install freetype-devel (can't find) sudo yum ...
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Pip links don't make sense

I followed these instructions to update from Python 2.7.6 to 2.7.10. Immediately after I started getting errors that I don't understand. Several of my site-packages seem to be lost, leading to import ...