In this chapter you will learn how to install Python 3, the latest version of the language.

On Windows

Download the latest Windows(TM) installer from the Python site, either x86_64 or i686. Install it just as any other Windows software.

On GNU/Linux

Install the latest Python from the distribution’s repository.

For Fedora 23 and above Python3 is in the system by default.

For Fedora 22 and below.

[user@host]$ sudo yum install python3

From epel7 (RHEL7, CentOS7, SL7).

[user@host]$ sudo yum install python34

For Debian

[user@host]$ sudo apt-get install python3