Trying tcompile an use the Python 3.4a

Ferrous Cranus nikos.gr33k at
Wed Nov 13 22:19:53 CET 2013

Στις 13/11/2013 7:45 μμ, ο/η Chris “Kwpolska” Warrick έγραψε:
> On Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 5:38 PM, Ferrous Cranus <nikos.gr33k at> wrote:
>> Στις 13/11/2013 6:13 μμ, ο/η Steven D'Aprano έγραψε:
>>>> and also is there a way to call it like #!/usr/bin/python
>>> Of course there is, but only if you wish to break your system. The OS
>>> will be expecting /usr/bin/python to be Python 2. Leave it be.
>> Okey i will leave it be although i dislike the idea of using the shebang
>> constructor as #~/usr/local/bin/python3
>> Is there any way that i can use it as it was #!/usr/bin/python but firing
>> python3 instead of python 2.6.6 ?
> You can link it to /usr/bin/python3.  There should be no problem when
> you do this.
>> Also i'm tryong 'yum install python-pip' because some modules like 'pymysql'
>> and 'pygeoip' are missing but CentOS doesn't seem able to detect it.
> That should install it for the Python 2.6.6 you have, and possibly
> under the name `python-pip` because of various shenanigans in the
> redhatesque repos.
>> Please help me install 'pip' so i can install the modules.
> Get and, and run them with the desired Python.

Why can't i just use that?

root at secure [~]# sudo yum install python-pip
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
  * base:
  * extras:
  * updates:
| 3.7 kB     00:00
| 3.4 kB     00:00
| 3.4 kB     00:00
Setting up Install Process
No package python-pip available.
Error: Nothing to do
root at secure [~]#

'python-pip' is something that all repos should have, why it cannot be 

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