Node development environment based on Nix

First thoughts on using node2nix to mange a development environment which contains a mix of Python and Node dependencies. In this step I describe my use case and the first impressions of node2nix.

My current main use case

I am using the node based dependencies to build the frontend assets …

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Using pip inside of nix-shell

Sometimes I want to install a Python dependency into my working environment just to try out something quickly, and decide afterwards if I want to keep it or not. This is a case where a good old run of pip install would do just fine.

Installing inside of nix-shell

When …

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