[Python 3.3.0] Getting tkinter to work on Python 3

Yves S. Garret yoursurrogategod at gmail.com
Mon Mar 18 19:29:59 CET 2013


I have.  This is what I did and the result that I'm seeing.

$ sudo apt-get install python3-tk
[sudo] password for ysg:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
python3-tk is already the newest version.
python3-tk set to manually installed.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
$ python3
Python 3.3.0 (default, Mar 11 2013, 15:04:13)
[GCC 4.5.2] on linux
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> import tkinter
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
  File "/usr/local/lib/python3.3/tkinter/__init__.py", line 40, in <module>
    import _tkinter # If this fails your Python may not be configured for Tk
ImportError: No module named '_tkinter'
>>>

:-/

On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 2:22 PM, Ritchie Flick <xenplex at gmail.com> wrote:

> Seems tkinter is missing in standard installation in ubuntu. Try:
> sudo apt-get install python3-tk
>
>
> On Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 6:17 PM, Yves S. Garret <
> yoursurrogategod at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi.  I'm having a problem trying to get this to work well.  Basically,
>> whenever I try to
>> import tkinter, this is the issue that I have:
>>
>> >>> import tkinter
>> Traceback (most recent call last):
>>   File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
>>   File "/usr/local/lib/python3.3/tkinter/__init__.py", line 40, in
>> <module>
>>     import _tkinter # If this fails your Python may not be configured for
>> Tk
>> ImportError: No module named '_tkinter'
>>
>> I'm running Ubuntu.  If I need to provide any further info, please let me
>> know.
>>
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>>
>
>
> --
> Ritchie Flick
>
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