ASKSAGE: Sage Q&A Forum - Latest question feedhttp://ask.sagemath.org/questions/Q&A Forum for SageenCopyright Sage, 2010. Some rights reserved under creative commons license.Mon, 29 Oct 2018 06:33:36 -0500problem installing sage on ubuntu18.04http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44110/problem-installing-sage-on-ubuntu1804/As written on the download page, I wanted to get the linux binaries. I can't find them.
I've obtained the source tarball for ubuntu18.4 (64bits).
I've unarchived the directory `Sagemath` and cd'ed there. I type `make` as explained.
This is the message I obtain:
> RecursionError: maximum recursion
> depth exceeded during compilation
> Makefile:31: recipe for target
> 'base-toolchain' failed make: ***
> [base-toolchain] Error 1
I've tried to install sage via apt with `sudo apt install sagemath-common`
all goes well, no error message. Then try to run sage and obtain the following message:
> │ SageMath version 8.1, Release Date:
> 2017-12-07 │ │
> Type "notebook()" for the
> browser-based notebook interface.
> │ │ Type "help()" for help.
> │ Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "/usr/share/sagemath/bin/sage-ipython", line 7, in <module>
> from sage.repl.interpreter import SageTerminalApp
> ImportError: No module named 'sage'
I had a working sage (7.?) on the same machine under ubuntu16.04 which stopped working under ubuntu18.04.
I've deleted the Sage and also the .sage directories before trying all the above.
I am at my wit's end and would greatly appreciate any help.
Le TeXnicien de surfaceMon, 29 Oct 2018 06:33:36 -0500http://ask.sagemath.org/question/44110/