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How to Install Anaconda on CentOS 7


How to Install Anaconda on CentOS 7

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This instructional exercise will experience the means of downloading and introducing Anaconda for Python 3 on CentOS 7. 

Installing Anaconda

At the hour of composing this article, the most recent stable variant of Anaconda is form 5.3.1. Prior to downloading the Anaconda installer content visit the Anaconda Downloads page and check if there is another rendition of Anaconda for Python 3 accessible for download. 

CentOS Download Anaconda 

Play out the accompanying strides to introduce Anaconda on CentOS 7: 

Download the Anaconda Installation Script. 

Explore to the/tmp registry and download the Anaconda establishment content utilizing the connection that you duplicated from the Downloads page: 

cd /tmp
curl -O

The download may take some time contingent upon your association speed. 

Confirm the Data Integrity of the Script. 

Utilize the sha256sum order to confirm the content checksum: 


You should see a yield like the accompanying: 


Ensure the hash printed from the order above matches the one accessible at the Anaconda with Python 3 on 64-bit Linux page for your fitting Anaconda rendition.

CentOS Anaconda Installer Hash 

Run the Anaconda Installation Script 

To begin the Anaconda establishment measure run the establishment content: 


You should see a yield like the accompanying: 

Welcome to Anaconda3 5.3.1

In order to continue the installation process, please review the license
Please, press ENTER to continue

Press ENTER to proceed and afterward press ENTER to look through the permit. Whenever you're finished evaluating the permit, you'll be approached to support the permit terms: 

Do you accept the license terms? [yes|no]

Type yes to acknowledge the permit and you'll be provoked to pick the establishment area. 

Anaconda3 will currently be introduced into this area: 

Anaconda3 will now be installed into this location:

    - Press ENTER to confirm the location
    - Press CTRL-C to abort the installation
    - Or specify a different location below

The default area is fine for most clients, press ENTER to affirm the area and establishment cycle will proceed. 

In the event that you get a blunder saying bunzip2: order not found, introduce the bzip2 bundle with: 

sudo yum install bzip2.

The establishment may take some time and whenever it is finished, the accompanying yield will be shown: 

Installation finished.

Do you wish the installer to initialize Anaconda3
in your /home/linuxize/.bashrc ? [yes|no]

In the event that you need to utilize the conda order type yes press ENTER and you'll be introduced the accompanying yield: 

Appending source /home/linuxize/anaconda3/bin/activate to /home/linuxize/.bashrc
A backup will be made to: /home/linuxize/.bashrc-anaconda3.bak

For this change to become active, you have to open a new terminal.

Thank you for installing Anaconda3!

The installer will likewise find out if you might want to download and introduce Visual Studio Code. 

Anaconda is partnered with Microsoft! Microsoft VSCode is a streamlined
code editor with support for development operations like debugging, task
running and version control.

To install Visual Studio Code, you will need:
    - Administrator Privileges
    - Internet connectivity

Visual Studio Code License:

Do you wish to proceed with the installation of Microsoft VSCode? [yes|no]

You can discover more data about Visual Studio on the manager site . On the off chance that you need to introduce Visual Studio Code type yes in any case type no. 

To actuate the Anaconda establishment load the new PATH climate variable which was added by the Anaconda installer into the current shell meeting with the accompanying order: 

source ~/.bashrc

Confirm the Installation 

You can confirm your Anaconda establishment utilizing the conda order. For instance to show data about current conda introduce type: 

conda info
    active environment : base
    active env location : /home/linuxize/anaconda3
            shell level : 1
    user config file : /home/linuxize/.condarc
populated config files : 
        conda version : 4.5.11
    conda-build version : 3.15.1
        python version :
    base environment : /home/linuxize/anaconda3  (writable)
        channel URLs :
        package cache : /home/linuxize/anaconda3/pkgs
    envs directories : /home/linuxize/anaconda3/envs
            platform : linux-64
            user-agent : conda/4.5.11 requests/2.19.1 CPython/3.7.0 Linux/3.10.0-957.1.3.el7.x86_64 centos/7 glibc/2.17
                UID:GID : 0:0
            netrc file : None
        offline mode : False

Updating Anaconda 

Refreshing the Anaconda is a pretty straight forward cycle, first update the conda device with: 

conda update conda

When incited to affirm the update, type y to continue. 

Once conda is refreshed, continue with the Anaconda update: 

conda update anaconda

Same similarly as with the past order, when provoked, type y to continue. 

You ought to routinely refresh your Anaconda establishment. 

Uninstalling Anaconda

On the off chance that you need to uninstall Anaconda from your CentOS framework, follow the means beneath: 

Eliminate the Anaconda introduce catalog. 

To eliminate the whole Anaconda establishment catalog type: 

rm -rf ~/anaconda3

Alter the PATH climate variable. 

Alter the ~/.bashrc document and eliminate the code added by the Anaconda installer: 


# added by Anaconda3 5.3.1 installer
# >>> conda init >>>
# !! Contents within this block are managed by 'conda init' !!
__conda_setup="$(CONDA_REPORT_ERRORS=false '/home/linuxize/anaconda3/bin/conda' shell.bash hook 2> /dev/null)"
if [ $? -eq 0 ]; then
    \eval "$__conda_setup"
    if [ -f "/home/linuxize/anaconda3/etc/profile.d/" ]; then
        . "/home/linuxize/anaconda3/etc/profile.d/"
        CONDA_CHANGEPS1=false conda activate base
        \export PATH="/home/linuxize/anaconda3/bin:$PATH"
unset __conda_setup
# <<< conda init <<<

Eliminate the concealed records. 

The accompanying order will eliminate the shrouded records and envelopes that have been made in your client home registry: 

rm -rf ~/.condarc ~/.conda ~/.continuum


Since you have downloaded and introduced Anaconda your CentOS framework, you can check the authority Getting begun with conda direct. 

In the event that you hit an issue or have input, leave a remark underneath.