python

Also known as: python3, python@3

Formerly known as: python3

Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

https://www.python.org/

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Current versions:

stable 3.7.6
head ⚡️ HEAD
bottle 🍾 catalina, mojave, high_sierra

Other versions:

python@2 2.7.17 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language
python@3.8 3.8.1 Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

Revision: 1

Depends on:

gdbm 1.18.1 GNU database manager
openssl@1.1 1.1.1d Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit
readline 8.0.1 Library for command-line editing
sqlite 3.30.1 Command-line interface for SQLite
xz 5.2.4 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
Python has been installed as
    $(brew --prefix)/bin/python3

Unversioned symlinks `python`, `python-config`, `pip` etc. pointing to
`python3`, `python3-config`, `pip3` etc., respectively, have been installed into
    $(brew --prefix)/opt/python/libexec/bin

If you need Homebrew's Python 2.7 run
    brew install python@2

You can install Python packages with
    pip3 install <package>
They will install into the site-package directory
    $(brew --prefix)/lib/python3.7/site-packages

See: https://docs.brew.sh/Homebrew-and-Python

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