Setting up Ubuntu for HuggingFace

Just wanted to document steps I took to successfully setup an Ubuntu machine for using models on HuggingFace. Refer to for installation instructions for using Transformers module.

Ubuntu comes installed with Python3. I started with creating a new environment for the project. I switched to the folder where I was going to create projects/files for using HuggingFace

Creating new Python Environment

  1. python3 -m venv .env
  2. source .env/bin/activate
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