2.2.5. Installing Python 3.10 on Ubuntu/Debian

Firstly, update your repository listings and system packages.

$ sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade -y

Once that is done we can proceed to install the required dependencies.

$ sudo apt install software-properties-common -y

Then add the deadsnakes PPA to the APT Sources List.

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:deadsnakes/ppa

You will see the following output:

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To install 3rd-party Python modules, you should use the common Python packaging tools.
For an introduction into the Python packaging ecosystem and its tools, refer to the Python Packaging User Guide:
https://packaging.python.org/installing/

Sources
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The package sources are available at:
https://github.com/deadsnakes/

Nightly Builds
==============

For nightly builds, see ppa:deadsnakes/nightly https://launchpad.net/~deadsnakes/+archive/ubuntu/nightly
More info: https://launchpad.net/~deadsnakes/+archive/ubuntu/ppa
Press [ENTER] to continue or ctrl-c to cancel adding it

After this we can install Python 3.10.

sudo apt install python3.10

Done!