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Recently I started developing my python applications using virtualenv so that I don’t clutter up the system’s python installation with non-system python packages.

Everything was good until I wanted to use IPython instead of python’s shell…
The issue is that virtualenv creates a different python executable that includes the virtualenv‘s packages into sys.path while IPython stays unaware of the virtualenv‘s packages.

Yet, there’s a solution!!!

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