How to install Mahotas in Python

Hello, Coders!! In this section, we will learn how to install the Mahotas library for Python on Windows and Linux systems.

The Mahotas library is a collection of functions and algorithms that are used for computer vision and image processing. We can perform various image processing operations with a few lines of code by using this library.

The library contains more than 100 methods for image processing and manipulation and computer vision. It also includes many algorithms for operation with numpy arrays. Ex- Thresholding, Convolution, Watershed, Spline interpolation, etc.

Here, we will use Python’s pip package manager for the installation of the Mahotas library for both the Windows and Linux systems.

Installing Mahotas in Python for Windows

Step1: Launch the CMD console on the screen.

Step2: Using the pip command, install the Mahotas package.

pip install mahotas

Done!! We have installed the Mahotas package successfully.

Alternative Method to install Mahotas in Python for Windows

We can install the package by using the pip package manager, however, if we face any error installing the package by applying the above method,  we can still install the package manually from the official website on Windows.

Step1: Visit the official website for installing the Mahotas package. (https://pypi.org/project/mahotas/)

Step2: Now download the package by navigating to the  Download Files options and clicking on the mahotas-x.x.x-win_amd64.whl link. (Here, x.x.x is denoting the version number of the package)

earn how to install the Mahotas library for Python on Windows and Linux systems.

Step3: Now, open the CMD console and change the working directory to the Downloads directory.

Step4: Using pip command, install the .whl Mahotas package file that we have downloaded from the website a while ago.

pip install mahotas-1.4.12-cp310-cp310-win_amd64.whl

Applying this method, we have successfully installed the mahotas package to our Windows system.

Installing Mahotas in Python for Linux

We can also install the Mahotas package in a Linux system by using the pip package manager.

Step1: Press Ctrl+Alt+T and lunch the Linux terminal.

Step2: Using pip command, install the Mahotas package.

sudo pip install mahotas

Done!! The package has been installed on the Linux System.

Hope you have enjoyed learning this tutorial and learned the ways to install the Mahotas package in both the Windows and Linux systems.

Happy Learning!!!

You can also read, How to install functools32 in Python

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