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Learn Python the Hard Way: A Very Simple Introduction to the Terrifyingly Beautiful World of Computers and Code, Third Edition, Video-Enhanced Edition by Zed A. Shaw

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Exercise 46. A Project Skeleton

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This will be where you start learning how to set up a good project “skeleton” directory. This skeleton directory will have all the basics you need to get a new project up and running. It will have your project layout, automated tests, modules, and install scripts. When you go to make a new project, just copy this directory to a new name and edit the files to get started.

Installing Python Packages

Before you can begin this exercise, you need to install some software for Python by using a tool called “pip” to install new modules. Here’s the problem though. You are at a point ...

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