How to manage Python environments: Global vs Virtual20201008122144

How to manage Python environments: Global vs Virtual

Dana CraneOctober 8, 2020activestate platform, global environments, PATH variables, python, state tool, symlink, virtual environments
Global environment corruption occurs all too frequently. Virtual environments are better, but need improvement. Here's how....
Advanced Package Management for Perl Developers20200903130924

Advanced Package Management for Perl Developers

Dana CraneSeptember 3, 2020dependency conflicts, package management, perl package manager, ppm, state tool, virtual environments
PPM became a staple for many Perl developers. Understand how package management and environment management for Perl has now evolved....
How to Optimize Perl CI/CD Pipelines for Github Actions20200901144131

How to Optimize Perl CI/CD Pipelines for Github Actions

Aleks PamirSeptember 1, 2020ci cd pipeline, CI/CD, Perl CI/CD, Reproducibility, state tool
Learn how to use GitHub Actions CI/CD for Perl projects, as well as how ActiveState tooling can improve consistency, reliability and build speeds. ...
Optimizing CI/CD Pipelines in GitHub Actions20200326105019

Optimizing CI/CD Pipelines in GitHub Actions

Aleks PamirMarch 26, 2020ci cd pipeline, CI/CD, Reproducibility, state tool
Learn how to use ActiveState's tooling to simplify GitHub Action’s CI/CD, and speed builds with parallelized multi-platform capabilities and caching....
State Tool Eliminates the Readme20190725103904

State Tool Eliminates the Readme

Dana CraneJuly 25, 2019activestate platform, automation, perl, python, state tool
ActiveState's new Command Line Interface (CLI) for the ActiveState Platform, the State Tool, lets you reduce the setup of your dev and test systems to...
Goodbye PPM, Hello State Tool20190723090056

Goodbye PPM, Hello State Tool

Dana CraneJuly 23, 2019activeperl, activeperl 5.28, activestate platform, ppm, ppm index, state tool
Our Perl Package Manager (PPM) is being phased out as we move forward with a new and improved solution for Perl package management. With the release o...