Help installing jrnl

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Help installing jrnl

Postby brm » Mar 1st, '21, 22:49

Can anyone suggest a method of installing this on Mageia 8 ?
It uses installers like brew, pipx and python 3, as per the attachment. They are not coming up in any package searches.

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Jrnl is a command line tool for journaling i.e. recording daily events etc.
https://jrnl.sh/en/stable/
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Last edited by doktor5000 on Mar 2nd, '21, 00:34, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Help installing jrnl - SOLVED -

Postby brm » Mar 2nd, '21, 13:17

The correct package for this software is python-pip. Once installed I was able to do . .
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$ pip install jrnl
Defaulting to user installation because normal site-packages is not writeable
Collecting jrnl
  Downloading jrnl-2.7.1-py3-none-any.whl (61 kB)
     |████████████████████████████████| 61 kB 897 kB/s
Requirement already satisfied: pyyaml>=5.1 in /usr/lib64/python3.8/site-packages (from jrnl) (5.3.1)
Requirement already satisfied: python-dateutil<3.0,>=2.8 in /usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages (from jrnl) (2.8.1)
Collecting ansiwrap<0.9.0,>=0.8.4
  Downloading ansiwrap-0.8.4-py2.py3-none-any.whl (8.5 kB)
Collecting asteval<0.10,>=0.9
  Downloading asteval-0.9.23.tar.gz (55 kB)
     |████████████████████████████████| 55 kB 2.3 MB/s
Collecting colorama>=0.4
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Re: Help installing jrnl

Postby morgano » Mar 2nd, '21, 14:30

Great
Thank you for describing the method.
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Re: Help installing jrnl

Postby doktor5000 » Mar 3rd, '21, 00:42

Please mark the thread solved by editing the subject of the first post, and prefix it with [SOLVED], thanks in advance.
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