[IPython-User] HOWTO Installation from source without administrator permission?
Tue Sep 27 20:34:59 CDT 2011
On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 6:16 PM, HM <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi, all
> The instruction in the web page below indicates one needs administrator
> permission to install ipython into python path.
> I would like to install in my home directory as I do not have root/admin
> permission. How to?
Just pass the --user flag to the setup script, and it will be
installed in your user directory:
python setup.py install --user
By the way, this is just how python installation works for any
package, it has nothing to do with ipython; here are the docs on this
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