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Build your own ChatGPT (Local chatbot) using Python, LangChain, Ollama, and Streamlit.

The Surprisingly Simple Way to Build Your Own Local “ChatGPT”

This article dives into using open Large Language Models (LLMs) to create chatbots that run directly on your computer. It establishes LLMs as the foundation for many AI tasks, particularly conversational AI. It then walks you through selecting an open LLM and coding a local chatbot using Python, LangChain, Ollama, an open LLM (e.g., llama3, gemma), and Streamlit for the user interface.

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