How to install/update/upgrade pip

Manual Installation or update:

  1. Securely download (get-pip.py)[https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py]

wget https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py

  1. Run the Install script python get-pip.py

Use pip to upgrade itself

``` pip install -U pip

or

pip install –upgrade pip ```

Use debian package manager to install / upgrade

sudo apt-get install python-pip