In preparation for this lesson, you will need to download two zipped files and place them in the specified folder:
datafolder from the Unix shell with:
$ cd $ cd Desktop/python-novice-inflammation/data
If you will be using the Jupyter (IPython) notebook for the lesson, you should have already installed Anaconda which includes the notebook.
To start the notebook server, open a terminal or git bash and type the command:
$ jupyter notebook
Then create a new notebook using the drop-down menu on the right to select ‘Python 3 notebook’:
To start the Python interpreter without the notebook, open a terminal or git bash and type the command: