Install TA-LIB on Ubuntu Server
@cloudstrata — What is TA-LIB? TA-Lib is widely used by trading software developers requiring to perform technical analysis of financial market data. 1 Installation 1.1 Download wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/ta-lib/ta-lib-0.4.0-src.tar.gz tar -xzf ta-lib-0.4.0-src.tar.gz cd ta-lib/ 1.2 Install TA-LIB If the next command fails, then gcc is missing, install it by doing “apt-get install build-essential”) sudo ./configure sudo make sudo make install 1.3 Install TA-LIB Python Wrapper Install TA-Lib Python Wrapper via pip (or pip3): pip install ta-lib 1.4 Test Try to import talib in your Python application: import talib If you get an error like below: ImportError: libta_lib.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory You will need to do the following additional steps: Do either export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/local/lib:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH or for a permanent solution, you’ll have to add /usr/local/lib to /etc/ld.so.conf as root then run /sbin/ldconfig (also as root). Finished.