Category: Python

  • Boto3 Response to JSON String in Python

    When working to programmatically check or configure your AWS infrastructure in Python, we need to use Boto3. Most of the time we will need to check the output of the Boto3 Client by printing it to the terminal. Unfortunately, printing directly the boto3 response is not really easy to understand. The best way to work […]

  • Listing AWS Regions using boto3 Python

    If you want to programmatically retrieve the AWS regions one of the best ways to do this is via Python boto3 package. In boto3, specifically the EC2 client, there is a function named describe_regions. This will retrieve the regions that are in AWS. See different uses of the describe_regions function below. Basic code for retrieving […]

  • How to run Python3 Virtualenv in PowerShell

    Below is a step-by-step instruction on how to run Python3 Virtualenv in PowerShell. The tutorial below assumes that you have already installed python3 and pip3 in your windows computer. Installation of virtualenv in Python3 In PowerShell, install virtualenv using python pip. Create a virtual environment Error when activating newly created virtual environment To activate the […]