How to Install Pip on Debian 9

Install Pip on Debian 9

In this article, we will have explained the necessary steps to install and configure Pip on Debian 9. 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.

Pip is a package management system which you can use to install and manage packages written in Python. Python is a programming language that allows you to perform web development, software development, system administration, scientific and numeric data analysis and much more. The Python Package Index (PyPI) hosts thousands of third-party modules for Python and you can install any of these modules using the pip package manager.

Install Pip on Debian 9

Step 1. The first command will update the package lists to ensure you get the latest version and dependencies.

Step 2. Install PIP on Debian.

  • Install PIP for Python 3.

Install pip for Python 3 and all of its dependencies by typing:

Verify the installation by printing the pip version:

  • Install PIP for Python 2.

Install pip for Python 2 and all of its dependencies:

Check version and confirm installation by entering following:

Step 3. Basic usage of PIP.

  • Basic usage of PIP for python 3

To list all the commands in PIP enter following

Get information of specific command enter following

To search package with PIP enter following

Install package with PIP enter following in terminal

To install package from requirements file

Upgrade package with PIP

Uninstall package with PIP

  • Basic usage of PIP for python 2

To list all the commands in PIP enter following

Get information of specific command enter following

To search package with PIP enter following

Install package with PIP enter following in terminal

To install package from requirements file

Upgrade package with PIP

Uninstall package with PIP

Congratulation, you have learned how to install and configure Pip on Debian 9 Stretch. If you have any question, please leave a comment below.