What is `sha256` and what should I put as it’s value in a `meta.yaml` file of an anaconda package

In the meta.yaml file of an anaconda package, one of the requirements is the source category, which has sha256 as a parameter. What is sha256 and what should I put as it’s value. I was originally …

Using python 3.6 in new Anaconda Environment

I am creating a new anaconda environment(my first) in Anaconda Navigator. The libraries I intend to use require python 3.6 but from the python packages drop-down list(see screenshot below) I’m only …

I am unable to check the files available in the directory

I am trying to read the csv files in the current directory. In-order to do that, I want to check all the files present in my current directory. I have tried doing it with check_output function. However, i received this error and I’m unable to figure out how to deal with it. This is the code I have tried: this is the error i have received: Answer You can get a list of all the files in the current directory by doing this:

PyCall can’t find scipy in Julia

I’m currently rewriting a bunch of matlab code into julia. These codes envolves a lot of math and, particularly, interpolation functions for a 3D mesh. It is easy to deal with this in matlab: all I …

Running numpy using anaconda and VS Code

I am trying to get VScode to work with anaconda but having issues with numpy. I have managed to get VScode to use the right python environment From VScode (ctrl+shift+P, type Python:Select Interpreter …

This application failed to start because no Qt platform plugin could be initialized

I am new to programming and I am stuck trying to run a very simple Python script, getting this error: qt.qpa.plugin: Could not find the Qt platform plugin “cocoa” in “” This application failed to …

Django Pyinstaller .EXE gives me ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘app.urls’

I am trying to run a Django project using an EXE file compiled using Pyinstaller. But when I run the compiled .EXE file using this command I get ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘app.urls’ and another OsError: [WinError 123]. I will explain how I setup this stuff later. Here is the full error when I run the .EXE file: First I installed Pyinstaller and other dependencies using the commands: Then I installed OSGeo4W64 on my Windows 10 machine for GDAL. I added this in settings.py: I also generated a spec file using this command: And this is the generated manage.spec: (I

Anaconda-Jupyter Doesn’t open in browser

I installed Anaconda 3.7 on UbuntuĀ 18.04 (Bionic Beaver). Installation was successful. When I tried to start Jupyter Notebook from navigator it throws the following error. Access to the file …

Anaconda/conda/python/Windows: how to start and activate a conda environment?

I have Python 3.5 (3.5.6) installed via Anaconda, and now I’d like to be able to use Python 3.7, keeping 3.5 as the default (the one python “insert script name” would run on the command line). I commanded the computer to activate it, but it isn’t working. Answer In the Start menu you have to open “Anaconda Prompt” which is different from the Normal “Command Prompt”. Your environment gets activated from there. And then execute activate <env-name>

Error creating anaconda python environment

Every time I try to create a new environment with anaconda in the Windows Command Prompt I get this error: File “”, line 1 conda create -n 11 python=3.6 ^ SyntaxError: …