James Franco James Franco - 1 year ago 91
Python Question

pip in virtual environment is asking for username and password

I am attempting to do a pip in an active virtual environment as such

pip install -i https://update.synapse-wireless.com/pypi snapconnect

Downloading/unpacking snapconnect
User for update.synapse-wireless.com: ??
Password: ??
Real name of requirement snapconnect is snapconnect
Could not find any downloads that satisfy the requirement snapconnect
No distributions at all found for snapconnect
Storing complete log in /root/.pip/pip.log

Why is it asking me for a user name and password ? Which username and password does it expect ? I am currently ssh into the machine

Answer Source

Going across the Synapse-wireless forums post, it says to:

  1. Update your pip:

    pip install --upgrade pip
  2. Install snapconnect:

    pip install --extra-index-url https://update.synapse-wireless.com/pypi snapconnect
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