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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Can we send and receive uTorrent packets through TOR?

I just started using pcapy python module to capture network packets. Is it possible to capture packets going out from uTorrent (on my own machine) with pcapy or scapy and sending them over the TOR ...
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What “requirement” do I need to give to pip?

I am trying to install PyECC on a Windows 7 machine. Pip is pretty inconsistent, so I'm not sure what it wants this time. First I ran pip install PyECC and got Collecting PyECC Could not find any ...
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How can you lock computer while using curl to download files?

I’m using a Python script in the Terminal in Mac OS X 10.10.2 to download many files from a webpage using curl. However sometimes I might want to lock my computer and walk away but this terminates my ...
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Running Python scripts in Chrome on Windows 7

I would like to run Python scripts (.py files) in Windows 7 Enterprise WITHOUT downloading anything, since I am at a school library. After some research, I found some Chrome apps that CAN run Python, ...
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Search for string in Python

I'm using Python to search for a substring inside of another string. Both strings have been read in from a file. So far I have tried the in operator as well as string.find(substring). Using either ...
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emacs: how to indent/unindent region of python code by 4 spaces?

I have a region of python code selected in emacs. What are the most efficient ways to indent and unindent every line in it by 4 spaces? Ideally I'd like something that's not context sensitive (eg. ...
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Python not finding appropriate modules/ python version problems

I'm trying to install w3af, and getting a myriad of dependency issues; these I'm trying to resolve by attempting to run a python script which imports the required modules - if this runs without ...
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How to schedule a task to execute 9000 seconds from now on?

I have a batch script that executes a few Python scripts and then needs to schedule the last Python script to be executed 9000 seconds later. Here's what I have so far: (I only know how to manually ...
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Intercept outgoing URL's using python

So, I have a Windows computer and it has three web browsers. IE, Chrome and Firefox. Is it possible to have a Python script capture the URL's going out of the browser and store them in a variable? Is ...
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How Are Integers Stored In Excel

I wrote a python script that uses the CSV and xlrd packages to convert a .xlsx binary excel file to a tab delimited .txt file. Unfortunately, every cell is converted to a string (which is ...
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Unable to open Python GUI application

I've installed WinPython 32-bit v3.3.5 in my PC and added C:\WinPython-32bit-3.3.5.0\python-3.3.5 to PATH. My python GUI app does not automatically associate with python and 'Open With' is not ...
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Python-fu plugin not visible in Gimp

I have built and installed the Resynthesizer plugin for GIMP on Linux. The files appear correctly in the plug-in directory /usr/local/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins/, but none of the Python plugins is ...
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The module “scmt.dll” failed to load

I'm trying to install a software written from Python 2. The instruction guides me to build the DLL file2 by using this command: python setup.py py2exe And then register them by using: regsvr32 ...
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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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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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Copy sequential files into sequential directories

I need to copy multiple, sequential files into sequential directories. The files have the julian date (day of year) with other info in the file name. The directories are listed by julian date (day of ...
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How can I install pygame on python with cygwin? [duplicate]

I cannot install pygame on cygwin properly. I tried to follow that old doc , http://msdl.cs.mcgill.ca/people/tfeng/svmsccdoc/node49.html, but it doesn't work. Worse issue is SDL not be able to ...
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install matplotlib with pip when pygtk is in non standard location

I have installed PyGTK 2.24.0 in /software/pygtk-2.24.0/gcc directory. Is there any way without rewrite the setup program how to install matplotlib with pip? Simple pip install matplotlib builds ...
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Pop up notification on system tray when a new file added to a directory

How will I add a pop up notification on my system? Let's say I have a directory wherein everyday I have a batch process running and keeps on adding files to that directory? How will I add a prompt so ...
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The location of the compiled binaries of matplotlib

What is the location of the compiled binaries of matplotlib after I use pip install matplotlib to install it?
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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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python.h not found

I got an installation script that calls gcc and gcc tries to compile a .c file that includes a header that does not exist on my system (ubuntu) . #include "Python.h" I have both python 2.x and ...
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How can I change the sub-directory dynamically while I create one .zip file with zipfile?

I have 5 source file within the same directory (datadir) like: ./datadir 1.file 2.bin 3.md5 4.dat 5.xls Then I want to zip these 5 files into one zip and place them into some directory ...
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How can I install pygame on python with cygwin?

I cannot install pygame on cygwin properly. I tried to follow this old doc http://msdl.cs.mcgill.ca/people/tfeng/svmsccdoc/node49.html but it doesn't work.
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How do I make this add-in toolbar button work in ArcMap 10.2 using the ESRI provided Python Add-In Wizard (i'm following a tutorial)

I'm following a tutorial here: http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#/button/014p0000001z000000/ I have added the code to the .py file and installed the add-in using the ...
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Cannot import module `PyQt4.QtGui`

I am using Mac OS X 10.7.5, have followed and installed the PyQt modules using the "Install homebrew" method as stated in this link but when I did a test run by typing in from PyQt4.QtGui import * I ...
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saving/:w a python file in gvim is creating two of the same files with different extensions [duplicate]

When I first :w test.py My file saves on my desktop with a picture of a python script and the file type is shown as Python File. Now when I go to save my file without including the name as in :w a ...
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Error when installing Python modules using wheel files (Python 2.7 and windows 8)

I am trying to install multiple Python modules (Shapely, Fiona, GDAL, etc) with a wheel file (.whl) on Windows 8 with Python IDE 2.7 x32, but for some reason it receive this error: ...
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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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Python shows wrong version in command prompt

I have downgraded my version of Python from 2.7.9 to 2.7.4 for compatibility with a legacy piece of software. On Windows 7 x64 computer. I removed Python 2.7.9 and then installed 2.7.4 into the ...
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extract characters between first and second underscores of filenames and count such files in linux folder

I would like to extract characters between first and second underscores of filenames in a folder and count such type of files present in it. The folder contains files in a particular format such as : ...
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Split large text file according to record values

There are some questions alike in this site, but mine is a bit different. I have a 30 GB text file, and I need to split it into smaller files according to the different record values. For example; ...
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Easier way to debug python using IPython.embed?

I tend to debug python apps by spawning an embedded IPython instance. And, I've learned to throw an assertion right after, to avoid getting stuck, when I have the embed in a loop. So, given code ...
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Is it safe to install newer Python and Git versions from source?

I wanted to install newer versions of Python and Git to my system. I eventually used the commands below to compile and install new versions. However, I was informed that it would have been better to ...
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logging package in python - do_POST between two simple http servers

I have two http servers that talk with each other. the scenario is that serverA get a POST request from "outside" (not serverB, by: curl -X POST localhost:8888 ), then serverA sends POST request ...
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bash command in python not working

I would like to run a bash command from python. My code: process = subprocess.Popen(('ifconfig -s'), stdout=subprocess.PIPE, shell=True) output = process.communicate()[0] lcd.message(output) sleep(2) ...
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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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batch file error

When I tried to run a batch file using gdal_calculate command. The following error occurs: batfile is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file. RuntimeError: ...
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Python and Google Sketchup

Is there any way of scripting Google Sketchup using Python rather than Ruby? I have had a look at SuPy but unforturnately I'm working with Python 2.6 rather than Python 2.5 which SuPy appears to ...
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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? [closed]

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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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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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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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 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 ...