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Sabrina Pereira
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Getting started with Poetry

Installation & environment activation

Install Poetry (Linux/WSL. For others, see Poetry docs):

curl -sSL https://install.python-poetry.org | python3 -
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Create new project:

poetry new <project-name>
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Navigate to project directory:

cd <project-name>
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Activate virtual env from directory:

poetry shell
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Installing packages

Installing packages:

poetry add <package-name>
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From a requirements.txt (more info):

cat requirements.txt | grep -E '^[^# ]' | cut -d= -f1 | xargs -n 1 poetry add
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See more useful commands here.

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