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Python Setting Up a Local Python Environment Installing Python and Python Libraries Locally Using virtualenv

I am having trouble installing virtualenvwrapper on linux mint 17 Qiana.

export WORKON_HOME=$HOME/.virtualenvs export PROJECT_HOME=$HOME/Devel source /usr/local/bin/virtualenvwrapper.sh

I am supposed to add the 3 lines of code above to the shell start up file but i have no idea how to do that

1 Answer

Kenneth Love
Kenneth Love
Treehouse Guest Teacher

I bet your shell is Bash. If so, add those three lines into the .bash_profile file in your home directory.

Lance McCormick
Lance McCormick
7,553 Points

Hi Kenneth, I am struggling setting up virtualenv in Linux Mint. I created a post of the Forums addressing my issue. It has the "virtualenv" tag on it. Id appreciate any help as your Windows and Mac videos don't really help me at this stage. I have googled a lot and produced no solid answers for doing this on Linux Mint. Thanks