The perils of multiple Pythons

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Mon Apr 30 17:03:29 EDT 2018

On Tue, May 1, 2018 at 6:59 AM, justin walters
<walters.justin01 at> wrote:
> With Python 3.5+, venv is a built in module. If using a venv, default to
> using the binary in the venv.
> That's what I do anyways.

Yep. Munroe (the author of XKCD) is clearly using a Mac, though, and
Macs don't ship with Python 3.5+. So there's a bootstrapping problem:
how do you install a newer Python? There are about half a dozen


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