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asked 2018-04-23 04:12:35 +0200

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updated 2018-04-23 17:08:19 +0200

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I wanted to be able to use the python "uncertainties" package in the sage notebooks. I have sage installed on windows. The sage terminal said pip and easy_install did not have necessary permissions. In fact, the sage terminal itself did not have write access to the packages folder.

How do I install packages like 'uncertainties'?

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answered 2018-04-23 17:11:37 +0200

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Currently the only way to install additional packages is to run the Sage Console as administrator (Sage is installed into the global C:\Program Files by default so anything that modifies those files must be run as Administrator). In the future there will be a release that allows user-specific installs.

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