Installing Python


installed python 3.4 on xpsp3

We first need to make sure that Python is installed on your Operating System of choice.

Follow the Instructions at http://pytuts.blogspot.com/2011/06/installing-python.html

You can either Install Python 2.x or Python 3.x

  • Python 2.x is widely used and supports many frameworks and packages.
  • Python 3.x is the future and will soon replace 2.x.
  • For more information on whether to choose Python2.x or Python 3.x, visit: http://wiki.python.org/moin/Python2orPython3

 

Reply to this task with the following information:

  • Your Operating System
  • The version of Python that you have installed (2.x or 3.x)
  • Something you are excited to learn about in this class.

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  • eevenhe said:

    Hi all you Friends

     

    The OS I will be using for this challenge is Windows 7 Enterprise and the Phyton release I choosed was 3.3 since I  got convince by internet comments from others users......

     

    the true this is my first program language I hope to enjoy the way to learn python togheter you!!

    on April 5, 2013, 1:04 a.m.
  • Angelica said:

    Windows 7

    2.5.4

    This is my first programming language.

     

    on March 19, 2013, 8:52 p.m.

    Anonym said:

    I am away for a short period. I will endeavour to respond to your email when I return. If you don't hear from me in a couple of weeks or so, please send me a reminder.
    on March 19, 2013, 8:56 p.m. in reply to Angelica
  • Dennis Daniels said:

     

    • Your Operating System: Linux Mint 13
       
    • The version of Python that you have installed (2.x or 3.x): both are installed but I always python3
       
    • Something you are excited to learn about in this class. I'm interested in learning how to 'hack' learnata and get more comfortable with Python3.
    on March 17, 2013, 8:36 a.m.
  • marrtinjoseph said:

     

    OS : Ubuntu 12.10

    Python Version : 2.7.3

    I am here to get to know Python. I have been a Java programmer for more than a couple of years. But now I find myself in a position where I have to learn Python. I was looking for challenges that could help me along the way. Moreover I noticed P2PU was backed by Mozilla. So I just want to get, set and Go ... 

    on March 13, 2013, 3:50 a.m.
  • Wouter Tebbens said:

    Hi there!

    I'm running Python 2.7.3 on my Ubuntu desktop machine and 2.6.6 on our Debian server.

    The reason I participate in this course is to get to know Python, which I wanted to get to know for a long time, and this was triggered in particular by my interest in OpenERP, which is coded in Python. I'd love to get a feel of creating and manipulating objects and a general overview of the language.

    thanks!

    Wouter

    on March 5, 2013, 10:41 a.m.
  • Guayo said:

    Hi, This is what I have...

    Linux 3.7.9-101.fc17.x86_64 GNU/Linux

    Python 2.7.3 (default, Jul 24 2012, 10:05:38) 
    on Feb. 26, 2013, 8:50 p.m.
  • shonu93 said:

    OS : Mac OS X Version 10.7.4

    Python Version : 2.7.1

    Aim : I wanna be the very best, like no one ever was... To catch them is my really test, to train them is my cause !

    on Feb. 24, 2013, 12:42 a.m.
  • Liberty said:

    I'm currently running Windows 7 and installed Python 2.7.

    I hope to gain a solid programming base in the class to take on to other languages.

    on Feb. 17, 2013, 11:30 p.m.
  • rinckemi said:

    My OS: Windows 7

    Python verion: 2.7.3

    Something I'm excited about in this class: refreshing my Python and hoping that I will understand it better this time around now that I've had more programming experience (still pretty much a n00b, though)

    on Jan. 27, 2013, 7:42 p.m.
  • Aiden Drake said:

    My OS: Spherical Cow (That's Fedora v18)

    My Python Version:2x

    My hopes and dreams: I wanna make art!

    on Jan. 20, 2013, 4:28 p.m.
  • Joel Mendoza said:

     

    • Your Operating System: Fedora 17
    • The version of Python that you have installed (2.x or 3.x): 3.2.3
    • Something you are excited to learn about in this class: In the daily work I see scripts made with python so I'm very interested on learn more about this 
    on Jan. 14, 2013, 10:20 p.m.

    Shannon said:

    jmen, what part of your work involves python scripts? I'm always interested in real-world applications for the language. Thanks. On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 10:21 PM, jmen23 <
    on Jan. 15, 2013, 12:36 p.m. in reply to Joel Mendoza

    Joel Mendoza said:

    Basically to interact with the server and get info from logs

    on Jan. 15, 2013, 3:38 p.m. in reply to Shannon

    Shannon said:

    Thanks! On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 3:39 PM, jmen23 <
    on Jan. 15, 2013, 5:43 p.m. in reply to Joel Mendoza
  • Marcos "Sparkie" said:

    My OS is :Windows 7

    My Python Version is:Python 3.3

    I've Been Studying Python 3.3 Now For 1Yr. and Would Like to Learn More.

    on Jan. 5, 2013, 10 p.m.
  • Anonym said:

    • Your Operating System
    • OSX 10.7.5
    • The version of Python that you have installed (2.x or 3.x)
    • v. 2.7.1
    • Something you are excited to learn about in this class.
    • Implementation of Python in real world problems...
    on Dec. 26, 2012, 7:02 a.m.
  • lukasolson said:

    OSX

    2.7.2

    anything and everything

    on Dec. 6, 2012, 1:59 a.m.
  • sjemastick said:

    OSX

    Python 2.7.3 and 3.3.0

    I am just interested in learning.

    on Nov. 20, 2012, 6:04 a.m.
  • Mira said:

     

    • Your Operating System: Windows XP
    • The version of Python that you have installed (2.x or 3.x): I had already installed 2.6.4 version a couple of years ago
    • Something you are excited to learn about in this class. How to use python in the console of Windows (I'm used to Python GUI)
    on Oct. 15, 2012, 5:05 p.m.

    drediamond said:

    HI, 

     

    I have mac OS Snowleopard so it should be easier to get Python going. I am trying to install Python 2.7

     

    Regards,

    on Oct. 28, 2012, 7:50 p.m. in reply to cstsupport
  • seven said:

    centos 6.2    python 2.6.6

    on Oct. 15, 2012, 8:31 a.m.
  • Anonym said:

    OpenSUSE Tumbleweed KDE

    Installed Python 3.2.3 and 2.7.3

    I'm very interested in this language for programming learnning.

    on Oct. 14, 2012, 6:53 p.m.
  • paruthidotexe said:

    How to remove python 2 and install latest python 3 ?

    on Sept. 25, 2012, 5:20 p.m.
  • KryptykFysh said:

    OS: WIndows 7 Professional 64bit

    Python Version: 2.7.3

    Excited about: Seeing how Python stcks up against Ruby.

    on Sept. 25, 2012, 7:02 a.m.