How to Install Python 2.x Easy_Install & Pip for Arch-Linux

January 10, 2013 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Installing Python 2.x Pip & Easy_install on Arch Linux

The Linux Tutorial Shows You How to Install the Easy_Install and Pip Python 2.x for Arch-Linux Distro.

The Content give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands to make it Easier to Follow.

Python Arch-Linux
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  2. Check if Python is All-Right
    which python

    If Not There then Make Sym-Link from python2 to python

    ln -s /usr/bin/python2 /usr/bin/python
  3. Installing Python 2.x Pip

    1. Download the Pip Script Installer

      Python Pip Script Installer

      Right-Click on Link > Save As

    2. Installing Python Pip

      cd ~/Downloads

      To give Execution permission:

      chmod +x
      sudo su -c "python"
  4. The Pip Installer Automatically Install the Python Setuptools with Easy_Install
    Then too Update it Run:

    sudo pip install -U setuptools

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,