Posts tagged: python

direnv and pip-tools together

I have been experimenting with using pip-tools to manage my python project dependencies. If you're not familiar with it, I encourage you to read Hynek Schlawack's excellent introduction to dependency management in Python which introduces it and offers some comparisons to other alternatives like Poetry and Pipenv.

The simple explanation …

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Using Docker to run tox without adding Pythons to your system

If you would like to test python applications in a repeatable way, especially if for interpreters beyond the ones you keep on your development system, there are some ways to pull that off -- I've usually fallen back on pyenv, personally -- but they're all a bit less than optimal. One of …

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