Error ungrade Flexget

Hello guys,

i’ve tried to update my Flexget version with this command:

pip install --upgrade flexget

it begins to download and install some packets, when i receve this error:

    Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/local/bin/pip", line 11, in <module>
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/", line 217, in main
    return command.main(cmd_args)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/", line 248, in main
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/utils/", line 102, in pip_version_check
    installed_version = get_installed_version("pip")
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/utils/", line 858, in get_installed_version
    working_set = pkg_resources.WorkingSet()
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 629, in __init__
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 685, in add_entry
    for dist in find_distributions(entry, True):
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 2075, in find_eggs_in_zip
    if metadata.has_metadata('PKG-INFO'):
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 1605, in has_metadata
    return self.egg_info and self._has(self._fn(self.egg_info, name))
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 1963, in _has
    return zip_path in self.zipinfo or zip_path in self._index()
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 1843, in zipinfo
    return self._zip_manifests.load(self.loader.archive)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pip/_vendor/pkg_resources/", line 1783, in load
    mtime = os.stat(path).st_mtime
OSError: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/feedparser-5.2.0-py2.7.egg'

Any ideas ?

Thank you!!

just outta curiosity what does sudo pip --help say

osmc@osmc:~$ sudo pip --help

  pip <command> [options]

  install                     Install packages.
  uninstall                   Uninstall packages.
  freeze                      Output installed packages in requirements format.
  list                        List installed packages.
  show                        Show information about installed packages.
  search                      Search PyPI for packages.
  wheel                       Build wheels from your requirements.
  help                        Show help for commands.

General Options:
  -h, --help                  Show help.
  --isolated                  Run pip in an isolated mode, ignoring
                              environment variables and user configuration.
  -v, --verbose               Give more output. Option is additive, and can be
                              used up to 3 times.
  -V, --version               Show version and exit.
  -q, --quiet                 Give less output.
  --log <path>                Path to a verbose appending log.
  --proxy <proxy>             Specify a proxy in the form
  --retries <retries>         Maximum number of retries each connection should
                              attempt (default 5 times).
  --timeout <sec>             Set the socket timeout (default 15 seconds).
  --exists-action <action>    Default action when a path already exists:
                              (s)witch, (i)gnore, (w)ipe, (b)ackup.
  --trusted-host <hostname>   Mark this host as trusted, even though it does
                              not have valid or any HTTPS.
  --cert <path>               Path to alternate CA bundle.
  --client-cert <path>        Path to SSL client certificate, a single file
                              containing the private key and the certificate
                              in PEM format.
  --cache-dir <dir>           Store the cache data in <dir>.
  --no-cache-dir              Disable the cache.
                              Don't periodically check PyPI to determine
                              whether a new version of pip is available for
                              download. Implied with --no-index.

ok so pip isnt the problem, are you root when you issue the command ie sudo pip etc.


sudo easy_install flexget

try that then see if you get a better error to go on