sage-run received unknown option -i

asked 2019-12-20 10:02:30 +0200

Porcellino gravatar image


After typing sage -i [package name], I received the error message: sage-run received unknown option -i usage: sage [options] Try 'sage -h' for more information. What is wrong? I use version 8.1

Thanks in advance!

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Are you using Sage from a Ubuntu packaged version?

eric_g gravatar imageeric_g ( 2019-12-20 15:59:23 +0200 )edit

I can't remember but normally it should be. Now I want to uninstall sage and reinstall it. I deleted the ~/.sage folder but I can still run sage from the terminal. How come?

Porcellino gravatar imagePorcellino ( 2019-12-21 01:24:56 +0200 )edit

You are probably running some very old version installed via your package manager.

Iguananaut gravatar imageIguananaut ( 2019-12-23 16:34:47 +0200 )edit