[IPython-User] Switching back from dev version
Tue Mar 19 22:47:03 CDT 2013
On 03/19/2013 07:56 PM, Skipper Seabold wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 7:38 PM, justin <email@example.com
> <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>> wrote:
> Hi Justin,
> This is probably a stupid question but I recently installed the
> development version of ipython by cloning the github version and
> doing a
> sudo python setup.py install. Now I want to switch back to using (and
> only having) 13.1
> I have tried uninstalling ipython everyway that I know, but
> everytime I
> reinstall 13.1, Ipython starts up in the development version again. I
> am on Ubuntu 12.10.
> How did you try to uninstall?
> I have no idea if this is best practice, but I usually just delete
This did it. Thank you
> You can make sure of the directory by
> python -c"import IPython; print IPython.__file__"
> and the
> You likely won't need to remove the /usr/local/bin/ip* files.
I actually did this as one of my first attempts but obviously, to no avail.
> Then make sure you have clean source directory.
> git clean -xdf
> git checkout rel-0.13.1
I didn't need to do this since I already deleted the ipython source
directory in my other attempts to uninstall.
> in the source directory (you may need a sudo the clean step if you
> built the source with sudo). Then you should be able to reinstall and
> be good to go.
thanks for the help.
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