Programming with Python: Setup

You need to download some files to follow this lesson:

  1. After logging into JupyterHub, open a new terminal
  2. Type in exactly the following three commands - don’t include the dollar sign ($)
$ cd
$ mkdir python-novice-inflammation
$ cd python-novice-inflammation
$ wget https://github.com/clemsonciti/python-workshop/raw/gh-pages/data/python-novice-inflammation-data.zip
$ unzip python-novice-inflammation-data.zip

If you will be using the Jupyter (IPython) notebook for the lesson, you should have already installed Anaconda which includes the notebook.

To start the notebook, open a terminal or git bash and type the command:

$ jupyter notebook

To start the Python interpreter without the notebook, open a terminal or git bash and type the command:

$ python