In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install Anaconda Python on Debian 10. Before continuing with this tutorial, make sure you are logged in as a user with sudo privileges. All the commands in this tutorial should be run as a non-root user.
Anaconda is the most popular, free and open-source distribution of Python and R Programming language. It is used for large-scale data processing, predictive analysis and scientific computing. The Anaconda distribution is used by over 15 million users and includes more than 1500 popular data-science packages.
Install Anaconda Python on Debian 10
Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.
Step 2. Install Anaconda.
The latest stable version of Anaconda is version 2019.03 at the time of writing this article. You should visit Anaconda Download Page and check if there is a new version is available for download:
Check the data integrity of the script by running the sha256sum command:
The output should be like:
Now run the Anaconda Installation Script to start Anaconda installation process:
Output should show as given below:
Be patient installation and enter [Yes] if question.
To activate the Anaconda installation load the new PATH environment variable:
Now verify the installation by typing:
Step 3. Update Anaconda.
Regularly update Anaconda to the latest version by using the following commands:
Once conda is updated, proceed with the Anaconda update:
Congratulation, you have learned how to install and configure Anaconda on Debian 10 Buster. If you have any question, please leave a comment below.