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Install Python in macOS

There are a few ways to install Python in Mac.

  1. Install system-wide via the official Python installation package.

  2. Install a Anaconda Python distribution locally.

  3. Install locally using Homebrew (recommended).

A few comments about different ways of installation.

  1. Avoid installing multiple versions of Python in your system. It usually brings more …

My Docker Images

Most of my Docker images have different variants (corresponding to tags latest, next, alpine, etc) for different use cases. And each tag might have histocial versions with the pattern mmddhh (mm, dd and hh stand for the month, day and hour) for fallback if a …

Docker in WSL 2

Tips and Traps

  1. Docker on WSL 2 works great. However, the performance of IO is extremely bad if it access the Windows filesystem. For more discussions, please refer to WSL 2 Filesystem .

  2. Docker containers launched from a WSL (e.g., Ubuntu) shell will continue to run after the WSL shell …

Editing PDF Files

Things on this page are fragmentary and immature notes/thoughts of the author. Please read with your own judgement!

Type Name Comments
Web Tools DocuSign
  • Free for occassional use
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  • Support checkmarks and signatures
Free PDF Convert
  • Great for convert PDF files …