I'm in #python hell:

root ~ # /usr/local/bin/twine --version
twine version 1.15.0


user ~ # /usr/local/bin/twine --version
twine version 1.9.1

Same computer, new shells.

Have you consulted this?:

Also, yeah that's why I just use virtualenvs for user projects and leave my system python environment alone. Messed that up too many times

@jesse_m To be honest: I do not get virtualenv at all so far.
First: its bin dir messes up my bin dir of the source. Then: do I really have to activate all the envs after each boot? The tutorials do not address these questions so far AFAIR.

@publicvoit I could see that being confusing. The way I use it is I have a virtualenv for most large projects. I tend to keep them all in "~/.venvs/$PROJECT". So I have a bunch of virtualenvs. Since that activate script is just changing environment variables you have to do it for each shell. I didn't think about doing it in your bashrc or something though. I think that would mess things up since sometimes you might need to interact with your system's python install

@jesse_m I found docs.python-guide.org/dev/virt which explained more things to me. So far, tutorials listed $project == virtualenvironment. However, the subdir "venv" (by convention) eases pain a lot.
My current issue with twine could be solved using a new environment via "virtualenv". Let's test some envs then... 😉
Thanks for your support!

@publicvoit great let me know how it goes!

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