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Author ronaldoussoren
Recipients ronaldoussoren
Date 2022-03-01.16:25:46
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In python3.10 and earlier "python3 -m venv something" creates "something/bin/python" as a symlink to the interpreter itself.

In python3.11 (a5) the same command no longer creates "something/bin/python", but only the ".../python3" symlink. 

With this change the "python" command no longer refers to the interpreter in an activated virtualenv, but to a different binary on $PATH (if any).

I tested using the Python 3.11a5 installer for macOS on
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