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Ground Controller Lvl 1
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Python 3.8.1 - Stopped at the Gate

I recently installed the latest version of Python and then went to connect Arduino. The commans is

 

$ install --PyFormata

 

According to my research, this was the first step. But no luck! The IDLE editor is unresponsive, behaving just like a text editor and I'm getting 'Syntax error: invalid syntax.'

 

Any ideas?

 

 

 

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Commander Lvl 1
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Re: Python 3.8.1 - Stopped at the Gate

Hey! So Just to be clear, you have Python working? You can type python in the terminal and it shows v 3.8.1? 

 

Ae these issues coming from running python on the Arduino or on your computer locally? 

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Commander Lvl 2
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Re: Python 3.8.1 - Stopped at the Gate

I believe the command is:

pip install pyfirmata

as per this.

 

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