Upgrading pip packages

Software

Let’s upgrade something, like Jinja2:

$ pip upgrade Jinja2

Wait, damn it. Do this:

$ pip install --upgrade Jinja2

One of these days we’ll have a unified, standardised syntax for package managers.

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