Setup Checklist

Make sure you’re ready to start the course by checking off each requirement in the checklist.

If you’re missing a step, go back and follow the requirements for your operating system.


Get ready to start the course

Enter your ~/pyworkshop directory from the terminal and start your already existing virtual environment.

Get ready steps for Mac/Linux

$ python3 --version
Python 3.9.0

$ code --version

$ cd ~/pyworkshop
$ source env/bin/activate

(env) $ code .

Get ready steps for Windows (Powershell)

> cd $home
> cd pyworkshop
> env\scripts\activate

Open the REPL

Open the Command Palette in VS Code, and type: “Python: Start REPL”

Remember, open the VS Code command palette with Cmd + Shift + P on Mac, Ctrl + Shift + P on Windows