A couple weeks ago a wrote the following dirty-python-script to read out over the Tiny Tiny RSS API the amount of unread feeds for better reading control. The output of it is running into telegraf which sends the data to an influxdb which can be pretty visualised by grafana.[Read more…]
Python virtualenv or venv are the short forms of virtual environment.
Virtualenv is useful for different projects with unique requirements for each of them, like versions of python or at least different versions of Python libraries.
So they run parallel on a same system in separated from each other environments without any conflicts between them.
Some project have strict dependencies, and requires additional python 3.x versions to manage the dependencies.
This describes a walkthrough of a build of python 3.5.6 from a source tarball.
Just go to python.org Download section and copy the download link to a python version of your need:
Sharing is caring. For this situations there are following command line methods to provide some data to be downloaded from everywhere.
On the most common linux systems is python preinstalled or is a part of the core system,
so the next two python-examples should work like a charm.