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... virtualenv.


If you're doing more than one project on your machine then you need to concern yourself with dependencies across projects. In python the old-school way of doing this is to use virtualenv and pip. These tools get the job done, but they may have some caveats you should be aware of.


Notes

Note that to run these steps, you'll need to install both python3.6 and python3.7. You can install both here. The base python version that was on the mac was python2.7.

Also note that this series of videos are performed on a mac. Some of the commands will be different if you're running windows.

To figure out where the python executable is running from you need to run;

which python

To figure out where the python3.6 executable is running from you need to run;

which python3.6

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