Monday, August 06, 2012

Installing BeautifulSoup For Python 3 on Windows


Installing BeautifulSoup For Python 3
Environment: MS Windows 7

Did you encounter problem during install BeautifulSoup? For me (newbie) , YES
I tried the following command, but not work
>python setup.py install

Finally, I have find my way out. It's pretty simple acutally.

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First of all, you must download BeautifulSoap version which able to support Python 3.

You can find the latest version here:
http://www.crummy.com/software/BeautifulSoup/bs4/download


How to Install?
You can easily install BS with easy_install

For the installation of easy_install (If you can't find it in C:\Python\Scripts\ )
download: http://pypi.python.org/packages/source/d/distribute/ 



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3 comments:

  1. Thank you, sy. You provided an elegant solution which worked well also in my case.

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  2. Thanks! Now I can proceed!

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