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Lavanya Addepalli phanilav

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Last active Jun 1, 2020
Installation instructions for doing data science in a Python environment on Ubuntu. We'll install base packages like numpy, scipy, scikit-learn and pandas. We also install the IPython Notebook interactive environment. This is a best practice recommendation for doing research-type work. We make use of virtualenvwrapper, but don't show how to inst…
mkvirtualenv datascience
sudo apt-get install python-scipy libblas-dev liblapack-dev gfortran
sudo apt-get install libffi-dev # for cryptography from scrapy
sudo apt-get install libxslt-dev # for libxml from scrapy
export BLAS=/usr/lib/
export LAPACK=/usr/lib/
pip install numpy
pip install scipy
pip install scikit-learn
pip install pandas
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