What is Pip?
pip is a tool for installing and managing Python packages.
As well as Python,
pip can be install on various operation systems: Linux, Mac, Windows, etc.
In this post i am showing how to install
pip on MacOS and how to install
pip on Linux (Ubuntu and CentOS).
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Python: Install Pip
To install the latest version of
pip, run the below commands depending on your OS.
Install Pip on MacOS
pip on MacOS, using
easy_install command and upgrade
pip to the latest version:
$ sudo easy_install pip $ sudo pip install --upgrade pip
Install Pip in Ubuntu
pip in Ubuntu, using
apt-get package manager:
$ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install python-pip $ sudo pip install --upgrade pip
Install Pip in CentOS
pip in CentOS from EPEL repository, using
yum package manager:
$ sudo yum update $ sudo yum install epel-release $ sudo yum install python-pip # CentOS-7 and higher $ sudo pip install --upgrade pip # CentOS-6 (the last stable version of PIP that is compatible with Python 2.6) $ sudo pip install pip==9.0.3