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Releasing RocketCE Python v3.10.6

  • 1.  Releasing RocketCE Python v3.10.6

    Posted 02-10-2023 04:23
    Edited by Rajesh Nukala 02-10-2023 05:11


    Python is a widely used high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability, and its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than would be possible in languages such as C++ or Java. The language provides constructs intended to enable clear programs on both a small and large scale.

    Python available in RocketCE channel is optimized for Power Systems architecture which was build by enabling OPTIMIZED flag and GCC11.

    RocketCE includes Python package of version 3.10.6 and is available in channel rocketce of (  

    These packages are supported for both Power 9 and Power 10 Systems of IBM with linux-ppc64le. 

    Installation instructions

    Conda environment can created by using the following command which will install specified version of Python from anaconda main channel.

    • conda create -n <environmentname> python=3.10.6

    To create a conda environment with the rocketce version of Python run the following command. After executing this command, it will create an environment with name <environmentname> and will have Python installed using the package available in rocketce channel.

    • conda create -n <environmentname> -c rocketce python=3.10.6


    Once the installation is success, validate the installation by running the following command which lists the package Python which is pulled from channel rocketce. 

    • conda list python

    Rajesh Nukala
    Rocket Internal - All Brands