How to Install Python-numba package on Linux?
Numba package translates Python functions to optimized machine code at runtime using the industry-standard LLVM compiler library. Numba-compiled numerical algorithms in Python can approach the rates of C or FORTRAN. So, in this article, we will be installing the Numba package in Python on Linux operating system.
Installing Numba package on Linux using PIP
To install the Numba package in Linux we have to follow the following steps:
Step 1: Install the latest version of Python3 on Linux Machine using the following command in the terminal:
sudo apt-get install python3
Step 2: Now, using the following command we install the pip module which is required to install and manage all the packages of Python3:
sudo apt install python3-pip
Step 3: Using the following command we install the Numba package:
sudo pip3 install numba
Verifying Numba package installation on Linux using PIP
- To verify if the Numba package has been successfully installed in your system run the below command in Terminal:
python3 -m pip show numba
You’ll get the following output if the installation is completed successfully in your system.