[pymvpa] Help request: install pyMVPA

Nick Oosterhof n.n.oosterhof at googlemail.com
Fri Aug 12 08:44:21 UTC 2016

> On 12 Aug 2016, at 02:14, Juan Wu <wujuan22 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I attempted to install pyMVPA, but did not install it successfully. I use windows 7 - someone suggested me installing NeuroDebian virtual box. I did it, however, I am still stuck here. Perhaps the problem is that I have not installed python or ipython shell? If so, how?
> For instance, when I enter ipython,
> brain at neurodebian:~$ ipython
> bash: ipython: command not found

This suggests indeed that ipython is not installed, or not in the search path.
> Then I tried to enter python, it looks like that I have installed python. 
> brain at neurodebian:~$ python
> Python 2.7.9 (default, Mar 1 2015, 12:57:24)
> [GCC 4.9.2] on linux2
> Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
> But the problem is that I can not run the steps below to install pymvpa2.  I am puzzled by this.
> >>> import pymvpa2
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
> ImportError: No module named pymvpa2

The module is called mvpa2, so try:

    import mvpa2

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