As we cling harder and harder to Dockerfiles, Kubernetes, or any modern preconfigured app environment, our dependency on billable boilerplate grows. Whether or not that is a problem is a conversation in itself. The longer I keep my projects self-hosted, the more I'm consumed by the open-ended approaches people take to manage their project configuration variables.
Full disclosure here: this post is probably about as boring as where you see this heading. Today, I'm here to talk about Python Environment and general configuration variable handling.
Pick Your Poison
Someday, each and every one of us will die. I'm referring of