Installing kivy on Ubuntu 10.04

Kivy – Open source Python library for rapid development of applications that make use of innovative user interfaces, such as multi-touch apps. kivy-logo-black-64

You already know kivy. I think it’s awesome. I will show you how to install it in ubuntu 10.04 (lucid) from terminal and/or from Ubuntu User Interface.

  1. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kivy-team/kivy OR from software sources (System -> Administration -> Software Sources -> tabs other software -> add) and insert this line deb lucid main if You do this part, just skip to step 3.  install_kivy1
  2. apt-get update
  3. apt-get install python-kivy
  4. Open your ipython command line and try to import kivy
  5. If need Cython just install it pip install cython

One thought on “Installing kivy on Ubuntu 10.04

  1. It is not on python path how do i do that

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