Talk:Python/Virtual environment

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running 'pip install' from virtualenv will not work if base-devel is not present

When running below procedure:

pacman python-virtualenv
cd /home
mkdir myvenv
virtualenv --always-copy myvenv
cd myvenv
source bin/activate
pip install numpy

I was getting following error:

RuntimeError: Broken toolchain: cannot link a simple C program

It seems gcc was missing from the system. After installing base-devel all works fine.

Gregosky (talk) 00:39, 15 May 2015 (UTC)

Should it mention Poetry?

In my experience, Poetry is superior to Pipenv in every way. And despite claims to the contrary, Pipenv has never been blessed as the "official one true way" of doing things.

Thomastc (talk) 09:30, 1 February 2021 (UTC)