help! I can’t use the pip command in the mac terminal without putting the dollar sign in front! why is this? is something wrong?
Do you mean that the following does not work:
but the following does?
It should not matter too much that you can’t call the
pip script directly:
you probably should rather always call pip’s executable module for a specific Python interpreter anyway, so a command like one of the following:
path/to/pythonX.Y -m pip
pythonX.Y -m pip
python3 -m pip
python -m pip
Now why does calling
$pip work in your case? I don’t know. Maybe try the following command and let us know what the output looks like: