Install pip on CentOS

To Install pip on CentOS For RHEL 6.x and CentOS 6.x (x86_64)

rpm ivh
Now Install pip with yum command

[root@localhost yum.repos.d]# yum install -y python-pip

Note: If you get Error: Cannot retrieve metalink for repository: epel. Please verify its path and try again

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Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, refresh-packagekit, security

Setting up Install Process

Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile

* base:

* epel:

* extras:

* updates:

Resolving Dependencies

–> Running transaction check

—> Package python-pip.noarch 0:1.3.1-4.el6 will be installed

–> Processing Dependency: python-setuptools for package: python-pip-1.3.1-4.el6.noarch

–> Running transaction check

—> Package python-setuptools.noarch 0:0.6.10-3.el6 will be installed

–> Finished Dependency Resolution


Dependencies Resolved



Package                 Arch         Version               Repository   Size



python-pip               noarch       1.3.1-4.el6           epel       330 k

Installing for dependencies:

python-setuptools        noarch       0.6.10-3.el6         base       336 k


Transaction Summary


Install       2 Package(s)


Total download size: 666 k

Installed size: 2.5 M

Downloading Packages:

(1/2): python-pip-1.3.1-4.el6.noarch.rpm                           (22%) 44% [========================-                               ] 5.6 kB/s | 147 kB     00:32 ETA

Current download cancelled, interrupt (ctrl-c) again within two seconds

to exit.


(1/2): python-pip-1.3.1-4.el6.noarch.rpm                                                                                                         | 330 kB     00:02

(2/2): python-setuptools-0.6.10-3.el6.noarch.rpm                                                                                                 | 336 kB     00:01


Total                                                                                                                                   23 kB/s | 666 kB     00:28

warning: rpmts_HdrFromFdno: Header V3 RSA/SHA256 Signature, key ID 0608b895: NOKEY

Retrieving key from file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-6

Importing GPG key 0x0608B895:

Userid : EPEL (6) <>

Package: epel-release-6-8.noarch (installed)

From   : /etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-EPEL-6

Running rpm_check_debug

Running Transaction Test

Transaction Test Succeeded

Running Transaction

Warning: RPMDB altered outside of yum.

Installing : python-setuptools-0.6.10-3.el6.noarch                                                                                                              1/2

Installing : python-pip-1.3.1-4.el6.noarch                                                                                                                        2/2

Verifying : python-pip-1.3.1-4.el6.noarch                                                                                                                       1/2

Verifying : python-setuptools-0.6.10-3.el6.noarch                                                                                                                2/2



python-pip.noarch 0:1.3.1-4.el6


Dependency Installed:

python-setuptools.noarch 0:0.6.10-3.el6




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