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whenever i try to install something it says that it could not find python.h or that it doesnt exist i check my packages and it says that python is installed, ...
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    missing python.h


    whenever i try to install something it says that it could not find python.h or that it doesnt exist

    i check my packages and it says that python is installed, or is it another problem?

    im using knoppix 3.7

    btw i tried searching for the problem on the forums, but it kept giving me no search results

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    That file is in the python development package.

    http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/s...able&arch=i386
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    i tried installing them all of them gave me the same error

    Code:
    <deviance/python2.4-dev_2.4.1-2_i386.deb' ;echo RESULT=$?
    Selecting previously deselected package python2.4-dev.
    &#40;Reading database ... 108939 files and directories currently installed.&#41;
    Unpacking python2.4-dev &#40;from .../python2.4-dev_2.4.1-2_i386.deb&#41; ...
    dpkg&#58; dependency problems prevent configuration of python2.4-dev&#58;
     python2.4-dev depends on python2.4 &#40;= 2.4.1-2&#41;; however&#58;
      Package python2.4 is not installed.
    dpkg&#58; error processing python2.4-dev &#40;--install&#41;&#58;
     dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
    Errors were encountered while processing&#58;
     python2.4-dev
    RESULT=1

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    Hm.. it's telling you that you don't have "python2.4" installed, try to apt-get that package first.
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    to add to SErz:

    go to shell and try this

    apt-get install python
    then
    apt-get -f install

    it will work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by s'tan
    to add to SErz:

    go to shell and try this

    apt-get install python
    then
    apt-get -f install

    it will work.
    i actually figured this out on my own, i was so proud of myself XD

    but thanks for the info

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