installing wxpython

Carl Karsten carl at
Sat Mar 11 01:42:12 UTC 2006

apt-get install wxpython -  worked in Hoary, doesn't in dapper.

juser at viao:~$ sudo
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
E: Couldn't find package wxpython

Is this what I want?

juser at viao:~$ apt-cache show python-wxversion
Package: python-wxversion
Priority: optional
Section: universe/python
Installed-Size: 80
Maintainer: Ron Lee <ron at>
Architecture: all
Source: wxwidgets2.6
Replaces: wxpython2.6-0, wxpython2.5.3
Conflicts: wxpython2.6-0, wxpython2.5.3
Filename: pool/universe/w/wxwidgets2.6/python-wxversion_2.6.1.2ubuntu2_all.deb
Size: 20668
MD5sum: e86a99934f9d2c22d34c2c9f7af74b87
Description: wxWidgets Cross-platform C++ GUI toolkit (wxPython version selector)
  wxWidgets (formerly known as wxWindows) is a class library for C++ providing
  GUI components and other facilities on several popular platforms (and some
  unpopular ones as well).  For more information see
  This package provides the wxPython version selector.
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