Python packages installed using pip not on PATH

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Mon Jul 13 05:28:01 PDT 2015

On Mon, Jul 13, 2015 at 7:36 AM, Behrang Saeedzadeh <behrangsa at>

> Should I just add /opt/local/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/Current/bin
> to the PATH, or is there a better alternative available?

In short, yes (or symlink it into somewhere on $PATH).

AWS's instructions assume you are using Apple's Python. MacPorts allows you
to have multiple versions of Python installed, so it can't just slap stuff
into /opt/local/bin (what happens if you install it into multiple Python

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