The right and wrong way to set Python 3 as default on a Mac

I’ve been dipping my toe back into Python development as I get ready to head to PyCon US. When I installed a module to tinker around with, I got a reminder that I needed to install Python 3 soon. $ pip install todoist-pythonDEPRECATION: Python 2.7 will reach the end of its life on January 1st, 2020. Please upgrade your Python as Python 2.7 won’t be … Read more

Getting Credentials File in the boto.cfg for Python

“You can place this file either at /etc/boto.cfg for system-wide use or in the home directory of the user executing the commands as ~/.boto.” The former simply means that you might create a configuration file named boto.cfg within directory /etc (i.e. it won’t necessarily be there already, depending on how boto has been installed on your particular system). The latter is … Read more