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Create self contained python script


pip3 install pyinstaller

Go where your script is and execute

pyinstaller --onefile

You should get one file (named “yourscript”) that can be distributed to other Linux distros and run simply with


Hide console window

Pass –noconsole option to pyinstaller

pyinstaller --onefile --noconsole

Tested on

  • Xubuntu 18.04.4
  • Windows 10 VM

See also


wiki/create_selfcontained_python_script.txt · Last modified: 2021/01/21 15:20 by antisa

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