Spyder IDE stable upgrade
conda update spyder
python -m pip install --upgrade spyder
On Raspberry Pi, because of large number of large prereqs, you may want to use system Spyder3, even though it’s older.
apt install spyder3
Spyder shows up under “Programming” category of Start menu.
This puts a separate copy of the most up to date Spyder in the
Your stable Spyder version will still available.
- Download Spyder
git clone https://github.com/spyder-ide/spyder python spyder/bootstrap.py
- add to
alias spyderbeta="python ~/spyder/bootstrap.py"
cd ~/spyder git pull
ImportError for PyQT4 with Matplotlib
from matplotlib.pyplot import figure
you need to edit
~/.config/matplotlib/matplotlibrc to have
Spyder uses QT5, which is great for many reasons including HiDPI support.
Error: EOL while scanning string literal
in Run → Configure → General Settings → Command Line Options
be sure no line ending is in parameter string. To be sure, delete trailing spaces–also check any of the interword spaces if it’s still happening.