To be clear, when I said “virtualenv” I was talking about conda virtual environments; I was not mixing them.
Possibly what happened was a pip installed package pulled in some old dependencies and things somehow got mixed up. I now suspect it was nb-mermaid, as that was the only other thing I remember installing between the time it worked and it broke. On Wed, Feb 21, 2018 at 11:16 PM Roland Weber <rolwe...@de.ibm.com> wrote: > On Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 1:48:51 AM UTC+1, gwhe...@ebay.com > wrote: >> >> I ended up having to reinstall Anaconda. Not sure how it got so messed up >> but it turned into a game of whack-a-mole and even creating new virtualenvs >> didn't help. >> > > Mixing conda envs with virtualenvs sounds like a bad idea. > > I recommend using Miniconda instead of the full Anaconda installer. The > latter will put a ton of packages into the conda root environment. While > other conda environments don't inherit the packages from there, its bin > folder is in the path. So command-line programs like jupyter might be > started from and running in the conda root environment, while you're > looking at the package list of some other conda environment. > > Miniconda keeps the root environment as clean as possible. And you can > still install the default packages from Anaconda in any other conda > environment, using the meta package "anaconda". > > cheers, > Roland > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Project Jupyter" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to jupyter+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/jupyter/20d86fb4-6d49-4ff0-9ed5-50e5b05ec854%40googlegroups.com > <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/jupyter/20d86fb4-6d49-4ff0-9ed5-50e5b05ec854%40googlegroups.com?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> > . > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout. > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Project Jupyter" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to jupyter+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/jupyter/CAMVm8GSBZnyj94xd8fQDL30%3D5tRrkQSsVeC_qZe487bd_S-wmw%40mail.gmail.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.