Also known as: python2

Interpreted, interactive, object-oriented programming language

/api/formula/python@2.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 2.7.17
head ⚡️ HEAD
bottle 🍾 catalina, mojave, high_sierra

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

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
Pip and setuptools have been installed. To update them
    pip install --upgrade pip setuptools

You can install Python packages with
    pip install <package>

They will install into the site-package directory
    $(brew --prefix)/lib/python2.7/site-packages



Installs (30 days)
python@2 75,756
python@2 --HEAD 5
Installs on Request (30 days)
python@2 34,022
python@2 --HEAD 5
Build Errors (30 days)
python@2 61
Installs (90 days)
python@2 303,089
python@2 --HEAD 16
Installs on Request (90 days)
python@2 116,914
python@2 --HEAD 16
Installs (365 days)
python@2 1,559,344
python@2 --HEAD 63
python@2 --with-tcl-tk 8
Installs on Request (365 days)
python@2 457,693
python@2 --HEAD 63
python@2 --with-tcl-tk 7
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