Fwd: Syntax error
On 2/3/2018 2:40 PM, Terry Reedy wrote:
> On 2/3/2018 2:10 PM, Kevin Doney wrote:
>> *pip3 install --upgrade tensorflow-gpu*
>> When I try the above command I get
>> SyntaxError: invalid syntax
>> Please help.
> This group helps those who help the group -- by asking questions with
> sufficient information to answer.? Post the ENTIRE trackback.
It also helps us to know:
operating system (e.g., windows 10)
what does "when I try" mean? (e.g. at a windows command prompt I entered
What the *'s are for
best is to copy the entire session and paste it into your email. Example
Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.16299.192]
(c) 2017 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
C:\Users\bgailer>pip install foo
? Could not find a version that satisfies the requirement foo (from
No matching distribution found for foo
We could presume in your case that you tried to enter your pip command
in a python interactive session. For example:
Python 3.3.5 (v3.3.5:62cf4e77f785, Mar? 9 2014, 10:35:05) [MSC v.1600 64
bit (AMD64)] on win32
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> pip install foo
? File "<stdin>", line 1
??? pip install foo
SyntaxError: invalid syntax
Why did you get that response? Because pip is not a python statement
(python does not have commands); it is an executable program. So you
need to use a command prompt or terminal.