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Entries published on December 5, 2023

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Understanding virtual environments in Python

This is part of a series of posts I’m doing as a sort of Python/Django Advent calendar, offering a small tip or piece of information each day from the first Sunday of Advent through Christmas Eve. See the first post for an introduction.

Linking up

I want to talk today about Python virtual environments (or “venvs”), but first I need to cover a bit of background. Suppose you write a program, and it needs access to some other code, say in a library written by someone else, in order to run. How do you make that other code available?

One way …

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