Use different Python version with virtualenv
To use a different Python version with virtualenv, follow these steps:
Install the desired Python version. If it is not already installed on your system, you can download it from the official Python website (https://www.python.org/) or use a package manager like pip or conda to install it.
Create a virtual environment. To create a virtual environment, run the following command in your terminal:
virtualenv myenv -p python3.8
Replace "python3.8" with the path to your desired Python executable.
- Activate the virtual environment. To activate the virtual environment, run the following command:
- Check the Python version. To check the Python version in your virtual environment, run the following command:
This will print the version of Python being used in your virtual environment.
- Deactivate the virtual environment. To deactivate the virtual environment, run the following command: