How can I connect on ubuntu 16.04 without python2.7


#1

I got this message, creating new workspace on my new instance (ubuntu 16.04) in which only installed python3. how can I connect on ubuntu 16.04 without python2.7?

Installation failed
Installation Started
Package Cloud9 IDE 1

Python version 2.7 is required to install pty.js. Please install python 2.7 and try again. You can find more information on how to install Python in the docs: https://docs.c9.io/ssh_workspaces.html
exiting with 1

Failed Bash. Exit code 1

One or more errors occured. Please try to resolve them and restart Cloud9 or contact support@c9.io.


#2

Unfortunately there is no way to do that, since python 2.7 is needed to compile binary extension for node.

but installing 2.7 should be easy, i think

sudo apt-get install python-dev

should work.


#3

got it. thanks
I did install python2.7 and it works well.