On Fri, Feb 2, 2018 at 12:43 PM, Terry Brown <terrynbr...@gmail.com> wrote:
Hmm, if Anaconda's the source of Python on your system, not sure if it > makes sense to install virtualenv "in" Anaconda. conda can manage > environments itself, like virtualenv, and I'd expect things to get > weird if you mix them. Ah. I see. Thanks for this. Guess I'd google > > "virtualenv in (ana)conda" > The consensus is that virtualenv and Anaconda don't mix. > > But unless you really need virtualenv for something, use conda > environments: > > https://conda.io/docs/user-guide/tasks/manage-environments.html Ok. I'll put that on the list of things to study. If you end up rebuilding, I would not install anaconda at all, just > miniconda. You don't need Python 2 and Python 3 installs, as both > Python 2 and Python 3 installs can create environments that use the > other version of Python, i.e. a Python 3 environment can be created by > Python 2 based conda, and visa versa. > This is fascinating. It would be a major change for me. Won't I have to install lots of packages if I use miniconda? It appears I have no option but to rebuild my Python 3 environment. Now would be a good time to play with various install options. Many thanks for your help, Terry. Edward -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "leo-editor" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to leo-editor+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/leo-editor. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.