Set up a python 3 virtual environment on CentOS 7.3

Python is a pretty useful language: powerful, easy to use and pretty much everything has a python port or interface available. The main drawback is that, as an interpreted language, it is not the fastest solution. But for the kind of “tinkering” that I do, ease of use really outranks speed.

Now since I prefer to use CentOS, using python version 3 takes a little setup and every time I do this, I need to look up something I forgot, so time for a Cheat-Sheet!

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X2Go Server on Centos 7.3 Virtual Machine in Azure

I just spent a couple of hours to get the X2Go Server on Centos 7.3 Virtual Machine in Azure to work and since I will most probably do the same thing again in a couple of months, here is a cheat-sheet.

Feel free to follow it but make sure to replace the IP address and usernames! 🙂

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