Is there a way to install ALL Python packages?

tjohnson tandrewjohnson at
Tue Jul 21 23:53:18 CEST 2015

On 7/21/2015 11:19 AM, ryguy7272 wrote:
> On Monday, July 20, 2015 at 10:57:47 PM UTC-4, ryguy7272 wrote:
>> I'd like to install ALL Python packages on my machine.  Even if it takes up 4-5GB, or more, I'd like to get everything, and then use it when I need it.  Now, I'd like to import packages, like numpy and pandas, but nothing will install.  I figure, if I can just install everything, I can simply use it when I need it, and if I don't need it, then I just won't use it.
>> I know R offers this as an option.  I figure Python must allow it too.
>> Any idea  how to grab everything?
>> Thanks all.
> Ok, this makes sense.  Thanks for the insight everyone!!
I forgot to mention in my previous post that there are Python bundles 
like Anaconda and Enthought available, which come with numerous packages 
preinstalled. You may want to check them out.

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