Python Error <No module named Tkinter>

Michael Sheldon mike at
Sat Jan 24 19:15:36 CET 2009

HackCandy wrote:
 > Hello All,
 > I am pretty much new to Python. I tried  running a script and it
 > breaks at the first line itself.


 > -----------------------------------------------------
 > Traceback (most recent call last):
 >   File "/home/root/bin/", line 34, in <module>
 >     from Tkinter import *
 > ImportError: No module named Tkinter

  You need to install the python tkinter module, you can do this by running:

opkg install python-tkinter.

  Unlike desktop distributions of Python most of the core python modules 
are packaged separately to reduce space usage.


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