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Python libraries are being attacked for AWS keys

When a GitHub repository that hasn’t been touched for almost a decade suddenly gets an “update”, users should be wary, as it might just be a hostile takeover with the intention of distributing viruses (opens in new tab). That’s exactly what happened to the PyPI module “ctx”,...
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How to Convert a Python Dictionary Into a List

Data manipulation happens a lot in programming, depending on the problem you intend to solve. You may often find yourself converting one data structure to another. Some types are so similar that converting between them is a straightforward process. In Python, turning a dictionary into a nested or flattened list...
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Developing, Packaging and Distributing a Python Library

How to use new packaging standards with virtual environment tools — adapted from the official documentations of python.org and Pipenv.org. We will adapt these steps to use them with virtual. environment tools. The earlier standard was to use pip freeze command to generate the requirements.txt file. This file would be read in setup.py file while packaging and distributing the library. We can now get requirements programmatically read Pipfile instead of generating a requirements.txt from PipFile.
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