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Discussion on: How to install Python 3.8 on Ubuntu?

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Nested Software

I think you may be missing this step: sudo apt-get install python3-pip (from

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I have that installed, and that pip doesn't work correctly with python3.8. I needed the python3.8-venv to create a virtual environment, and then I could use pip within it.