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Why does the shell keep saying command not found if i already installed the packages?
IvanMelobensky (0)

This keeps happening to me every time I open repl, but I see my packages installed.

These are Python PIP packages

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Coder100 (18917)

as python doesn't have access to the root, what you install can only be used as a library (through import) and you can't actually use the cli portion of it.

IvanMelobensky (0)

@Coder100 but cli actually works for me, it just asks to reinstall each time... okay... btw pythonanywhere allowed that in their consoles and I didn't have to reinstall each time, but they were blocking some requests so I decided to use this website.

Coder100 (18917)

yeah well pythonanywhere isn't replit as you may know @IvanMelobensky

Wumi4 (540)

Are you sure that the package tcd has command tcd? Because not all Linux packages has the same command name as its name.

IvanMelobensky (0)

@Wumi4 when I run it through my command line on windows, mac and pydroid app, it works and opens all the commands available in this package. And it happens every time I reinstall it, but not updating the page here.

IvanMelobensky (0)

@Wumi4 I even tried installing homebrew, it worked, but after I restarted my browser it didn't help. I didn't mention it's python pip package*

IvanMelobensky (0)

@Wumi4 when I do pip list, I don't see my packages there again... but I should