In this tutorial blog we will learn how to compile and run python program in Linux. Learning python programming on Linux terminal is a fun. Let us follow instructions as below.

Install python in Ubuntu

  • Open Linux terminal and type “sudo apt-get install python” command. it will install python in your ubuntu machine.
    how to compile and run python program in Linux
  • Open sample.py using vi editor.
  • Write below python code and save it.
#!/usr/bin/python

a = 2
b = 3
c = a + b
print "Hello Foo sum of a nd b is"
print c
  • Make sample.py executable using command “chmod +x sample.py”
  • Run using command “python sample.py” the output should be as below
Hello Foo sum of a nd b is
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how to compile and run python program in Linux ( Video tutorial)



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