Python is an interpreted, general, high-level programming language. The design emphasizes readability. It is notable for using tabs to indicate block levels. As a dynamic language, it shares many similarities to Ruby, Perl, and Scheme. The language is very popular for scientific computing and ...

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Running scripts independently on Raspberry Pi

I have a couple of python programs, such as one which checks if the Collatz Conjecture is applicable for a given number or not, and writes output to a file (it runs on a Raspberry Pi). Although I ...
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Homebrew App Not Using Python Package

I installed duply using Homebrew and tried to create a backup to Google Drive. Doing so results in the following error: BackendException: Google Docs backend requires Google Data APIs Python ...
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django “send_mail” took 2+ minutes to send an email from digital ocean's Singapore hosted VPS?

python/django smtp settings: EMAIL_HOST = 'smtp.gmail.com' EMAIL_HOST_USER = 'someuser@gmail.com' EMAIL_HOST_PASSWORD = 'password' EMAIL_PORT = 587 EMAIL_USE_TLS = True django send_mail ...
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Can Netflix OSS system be used for applications built in php and/or python?

I came across NetflixOSS open source project http://netflix.github.io/#repo I was wondering if it would work out of box with php and python applications. How can a person tell what types programming ...
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Windows scheduled tasks fail with 0x1, don't log errors

I have three Python scripts running overnight as scheduled tasks on a Windows Server 2008 VM. I can run them manually with no problems. But when I look at the Task Scheduler each morning, the first ...
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batfile is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file

Can't seem to figure out what might be causing this error. Only one file from the input path was processed while the rest fails and shows the following error: batfile is not recognized as an ...
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convert files from csv to unicode text [on hold]

I have a bunch of csv files containing special characters (vietnamese and so on). I would like to know if there's a way to convert in Python these files (preserving the encoding) all in once. Thanks ...
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OSX start X11 server from command line

I've downloaded and installed the Quartz package from here http://xquartz.macosforge.org/landing/ I've also downloaded, installed and setup the vnc2flv Python package here ...
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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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Selenium with PhantomJS, click() not working

I have a working script to manipulate a site. When running with webdriver.Chrome(chromedriver.exe) it works like a charm. But when I try with webdriver.PhantomJS(phantomjs.exe) it doesn't work. More ...
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one click install django image on digitalocean. importError: no module named

i followed this tutorial git cloned my project under user django and changed "django_project" to my own project for some reason, i keep getting internal server error. i checked gunicorn log file. the ...
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How do I install python with proper permissions?

So python installed probably fine. Or perhaps it was already on here (I'm using xubuntu 12.10). But I tried to install networkx today using pip: pip install networkx then says I don't have ...
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Is it possible to restart the internal python in Vim?

I'm running custom python code in my vimrc and If I often find myself in the position where I'm editing modules used by the vimrc, which causes script failures until I restart vim and its internal ...
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How do I configure easy_install to use the right Python interpreter?

I am using mac OSX and have installed python 2.7.9 via this article, from /usr/bin if I run the command ls -l /usr/bin/python* in a bash terminal, I get lrwxr-xr-x 1 root wheel 67 Jan 24 02:12 ...
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Create video from a sequence of images [closed]

Can I create a video from a sequence of images with specific duration and maybe fading effect between these images with Python? Can I do it with ffmpeg alternatively?
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How to launch python script as a windows Services

Using python 2.7 and windows 7. I have a python file(.py). I want to launch this script as a windows services, i.e. this code will keep on running from start to end and never terminate. I can convert ...
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How can I install s3cmd on Mac OS X Yosemite?

I am using Mac OS X Yosemite and want to install s3cmd from S3Tools. Here is a summary of what I have done so far: Downloaded and extracted the .tar.gz. Moved the resulting directory to ...
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Trouble with outgoing mails on odoo

I am using odoo and I got trouble with the outgoing mails. When I check the connection using the Odoo Interface it tell's me: Everything seems properly set up! But this is not true, becouse I can find ...
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mysterious ip scanning my home website [closed]

I'm running a small python based webserver for checking my security cameras and temperature. but today a mysterious ip address scanned my website. the ip address is chinese.. what security ...
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How exactly does one install `.egg` files?

When I tried downloading the Sphinx installer here, my computer couldn’t find a default application to run the installer. easy_install doesn’t work either. I’m running Python 2.7 but only have ...
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Watch a filesystem and rsync changes in a cross-platform way with minimal dependencies

I'd like to start a long-running Ruby or Python script, and have the script watch a local directory for changes to files and new files. Periodically, the script will trigger a one-way rsync to a ...
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Run all .bat files contained in several subdirectories recursively in Python? [migrated]

I want to run x.bat automatically and recursively in Python: C:\test | +---folder1 | x.bat | +---folder2 | x.bat | . .----folder..n x.bat To get started I have ...
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Django's dev server causes permanent high CPU load with Python 3

Django's development server runs under Python 2.7.5 (on Windows 7) with a rather constant (idle) load of about 1-3% on my test system - no page loads or other calculations done. Switching to Python ...
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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 to deactivate sendfile() in Django runserver

I am running a Django development environment using Vagrant/VirtualBox. I am using runserver for my local testing. However, I have encountered this bug: ...
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Joining 2 PDFs using Python join.py results in blank PDF

When I run join.py on computer A, I get a properly joined 2 page PDF. When running it on computers B and C, I get a one page blank PDF. All three computers are MacBook Pros running 10.10.1 Running ...
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wine msi installation issue - err:msidb, fixme:storage

I am trying to do stuff with vpython. vpython.org suggests I do a wine installation and then try to install the vpython stuff as per the instruction mentioned here But the issue is with wine when ...
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How do I get file permissions to carry over from Windows to Linux via Python?

I recently replaced an outdated packaging script written as a batch file with a new one written in Python. We build/package the software on a Windows machine, then deploy it to a Linux machine. More ...
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I installed a python package on Windows using pip. Why can't I call it from the command line?

In Powershell I installed boto-rsync using pip: PS> pip install boto-rsync That installed boto-rsync in C:\python27\Scripts as 'boto-rsync' as expected. I have C:\python27\Scripts in the path ...
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How do I recompile Python in VirtualEnv?

I built virtualenv and it adds Python 2.7 by default in it. After reading this solution to a bug I have, it says I have to recompile Python with the option --enable-shared. So should I rm -rf Python ...
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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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How do I use caffeinate to prevent my computer from sleeping while a script runs?

This morning I started a very long running script with: caffeinate python spam.py and when I checked in on the computer several hours later, the computer was asleep! I moved the mouse and the ...
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How can I run a Python 3 script?

I want to run a Python 3 script. I have looked in the official doc and FAQ, and they are the typical loss. I was looking for answers, I ended up with more questions. I have Windows and Linux. On ...
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Change “Edit with IDLE” default to python 3.X instead of python 2.X on windows

When i right-click a python file in windows, there's normally that "edit with IDLE" option, which is a great help. Unfortunately, on the computer I'm using right now I installed both python 3.4 and ...
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The “smart” way to crawl the web [closed]

I have a project in which I have to crawl the web for lyrics, I am implementing depth-first search and I am making a database in a list (which contains nested lists which will later be saved in a ...
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Python installation errors

This is incredibly, annoying, I can't do anything in python until this is fixed. Thanks if you can help, I know it can be annoying to have to look at so much code but i'd really appreciate. I'm trying ...
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Making 2.7.3 default version of python on CentOS 6

I want to execute python from php and I do have a script that works fine for default python interpreter. I have centos with default python 2.6.6 which is installed at /usr/bin/python and python 2.7.3 ...
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pip not working on terminal prompt, but pip3 is

I am very new to python and pip, and taking online courses. It is not a major issue (but want to understand why it is the case). Why I type in pip I get: Dhruv’s MacBook Pro:~ dhruv$ pip -bash: ...
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lINUX PYTHON not found error

Run python as a process with this command: nohup python app.py & --port=4650 If everything is fine, and server is working, process will exit without any errors. I am getting a error on ...
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Associating Windows file extension with specific bat file and support argument passing

On my Windows 7 system, I have associated the .blend extension with a specific bat file I wrote, which is shown below: blender.bat: set PYTHONPATH="" "C:\Program Files\Blender ...
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Change install path to /usr/bin instead of /usr/local/bin

A simple question, but I have no concrete documentation to confirm my answer. When installing software with the make install command under a unix machine, the default path is going over to ...
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How to preserve files downloaded by pip after failed installation?

If pip install a_package fails (e.g. pip install matplotlib in setuptools isn't new enough), the next invokation of pip install my_package causes the file to be downloaded again instead of just ...
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Fedora 17: How do I install Python 2.7 into /usr instead of /usr/local?

I want to install Python 2.7 onto my Fedora machine, but it installs it into the /usr/local/bin. How do I make it so that won't happen? I want to do this because the setuptool I installed keeps on ...
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Save command output to file

I want to run this command on my Windows 7: python Test.py and save its results to text file. Is there any way to do that? I tried this approach: python Test.py > results.txt,results.txt is ...
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Unknown option argument: “--multiprocessing-fork”

I have an error on Windows vim version 7.4.417 (no problems on Linux): Unknown option argument: "--multiprocessing-fork" . It is related to using python multiprocessing. How can I fix that?
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How to add existing django project to Aptana Studio 3 without modifying files?

I have created a new Django project using django-admin startproject mysite on C:\tuts\ The initial file structure is as shown in the official documentation where the root folder of the project ...
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Running (not installing - installed already) pip on windows

I have installed PIP successfully on Windows. However, the only instructions I see to run appear to be of the format $ pip install xxxx - which I take to be Linux command line I'm on Windows 8. I ...
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python broken after conda remove openssl

While trying to resolve package dependency problems, I used conda to uninstall openssl, since this appeared to be one of the packages with unsatisfiable specifications. However, once I did this, ...
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How can I run python scripts on Windows?

I'm new to Windows 7 and with my Python installation. When I specify script.py in cmd.exe and hit Return/Enter, instead of executing the python file, I am given an error message (sth like "not a ...
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Unable to communicate with peripheral over Serial USB from Linux

I am struggling with establishing comunications with a peripheral over USB serial on my Linux here (fedora 20/64bit), and I am probably missing some step: I connect the device, a /dev/ttyUSBx port ...