Why I Am Getting Error 'DistributionNotFound: urllib3>=VERSION' When Running Ansible Tower CLI (awx) Commands ?

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When executing Ansible Tower CLI (awx) commands, the command is failing with the following traceback error:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/bin/awx", line 5, in <module>
    from pkg_resources import load_entry_point
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources.py", line 3011, in <module>
    parse_requirements(__requires__), Environment()
  File "/usr/lib/python2.7/site-packages/pkg_resources.py", line 626, in resolve
    raise DistributionNotFound(req)
pkg_resources.DistributionNotFound: urllib3>=1.21.1,<1.24


  • Ansible Tower 3.6+
  • Ansible Tower CLI (awx) 3.6+

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