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Snakes on a wane: Python 2 development is finally frozen in time, version 3 slithers on

Adrian 4 Silver badge

Re: Apple's walled garden

"The problem comes when Red Hat want to pin the version the system uses at say 3.5 but the user wants 3.8 for applications and both versions are known as "python3". This change lets two versions of 3.x coexist without conflicts."

And so it continues ...

You know something is broken when the fix for it is 'give it it's own private environment with all its dependencies packaged in so it doesn't break everything else'

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