Setup.py creating problems
Python and setup.py…
You are reading this, means you know installing and uninstalling python packages using pip. You must have even uninstalled a few packages using pip
pip install package
pip uninstall packagePython3.6
pip3.6 install package
pip3.6 uninstall package
Have you verified if the package is uninstalled?
pip list or
pip3.6 list in command line help you to see all your packages. You can also view them going to python3.6 (for python3.6) interpreter and
File->path browser->/site-packages or if python2.7, head to
Now, in this path, if you don’t find the package you have deleted, that’s all fine, but if you found it in… Yea, if it remains, this is because packages that use
setup.py sets up
egg-info file. So delete it to uninstall entirely.
This is possible with python2.7
Then, how do you delete
egg-info file in python3.6?
sudo pip3.6 uninstall package . Note sudo must be used.