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Discussion on: 4 Useful Django Packages

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Hannah

Thanks for the info.
How about using python-dotenv instead of python-decouple? what are the major differences if there is any?

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Ramkumar Author

Not much difference! In python-dotenv, you need to load .env file in settings.py to access the data. In python-decouple you can directly access the data. Additionally, python-decouple specifically build for django and flask environment variables,

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Hannah

Okay, thanks!