Installing Django 1.5.1 with python 2.7.4 on Bluehost

First SSH Into your account (using putty, or terminal if you are on linux) where we will start by moving to our home directory (~) and creating a directory for the latest python.

cd ~
mkdir python27
wget http://www.python.org/ftp/python/2.7.4/Python-2.7.4.tgz
tar xzvf Python-2.7.4.tgz
cd Python-2.7.4
./configure -prefix=/homeX/your_username/python27 --enable-unicode=ucs4
make
make install

We then add this python directory to our┬áPATH environment variable and load it (more…)