Very often you install a package just for short usage. Most of the time do these packages install a lot of dependencies along with it. After you don’t require the package anymore you remove it but the dependencies are not removed. Every unused package increases the security risk and it […]
This is just a short post to document the required commands to build Python 3 on a CentOS 7. First we need to install the Development tools and some required sources: e.g. bzip, to support compression in python
yum groupinstall "Development tools"
yum install zlib-devel bzip2-devel openssl-devel ncurses-devel sqlite-devel readline-devel tk-devel gdbm-devel db4-devel libpcap-devel xz-devel
Next we are downloading and compiling Python 3 as shared library. […]