install modules for specific python version
robert.kern at gmail.com
Sun Feb 1 02:37:51 CET 2009
On 2009-01-31 19:00, Brendan Miller wrote:
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> I have several version of python running side by side on my ubuntu
> install (2.5,2.6,3.0).
> I'm installing a module with a setup.py script, in this case
> logilab-common, so that I can get pylint going. However, I need to
> install into python 2.6, but by default it picks out 2.5 and throws
> things in the site packages for that version.
> Is there a standard way to specify what version of python you want to
> install into? I originally installed my other python versions with the
> altinstall method.
Whichever python executable that you used to run the setup.py is the version
that the package gets installed to. Most likely, you will want to do something
$ python2.6 setup.py install
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