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Author bryanf
Recipients Dandan Lee, bkline, bryanf, dstufft, malin, martin.panter, ncoghlan, zach.ware
Date 2018-07-16.15:44:30
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Similar error on CentOS 7

ModuleNotFoundError: No module named '_ctypes'
Install --  yum install libffi-devel

./configure --enable-optimizations
make altinstall

Collecting setuptools
Collecting pip
Installing collected packages: setuptools, pip
Successfully installed pip-10.0.1 setuptools-39.0.1

The error did not stop python3.7 from operating as noted on this page. 

# python3.7
Python 3.7.0 (default, Jul 16 2018, 11:25:12)
[GCC 4.8.5 20150623 (Red Hat 4.8.5-28)] on linux
Type "help", "copyright", "credits" or "license" for more information.
>>> print ("Hello Python")
Hello Python
Date User Action Args
2018-07-16 15:44:30bryanfsetrecipients: + bryanf, ncoghlan, bkline, martin.panter, zach.ware, dstufft, malin, Dandan Lee
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