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Pip 10 has been released (“Python 2.6 is no longer supported”)

On behalf of the PyPA, I am pleased to announce that pip 10.0 has just been released. This release has been the culmination of many months of work by the community.To install pip 10.0, you can run    python -m pip install –upgrade pipor use get-pip, as described in https://pip.pypa.io/en/latest/installing. If you are using a version of pip supplied by your distribution vendor, vendor-supplied upgrades will be available in due course (or you can use pip 10 in a virtual environment).(One minor issue with using get-pip on Windows – when you download get-pip.py, rename it to something that doesn’t include “pip” in the name, such as “gp.py”, as the standard name triggers a check in pip that aborts the run – this is being tracked in https://github.com/pypa/pip/issues/5219).Highlights of the new release:Python 2.6 is no longer supported – if you need pip on Python 2.6, you should stay on pip 9,


 

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