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Install cx_Oracle on mac osx El Capitan (10.11.5)

I struggled quite a bit to make cx_Oracle work for my Python installation. I checked various resources online and everything was quite messy. So I decided to contribute by adding some more mess around. In order to make it work you need: Pyhton Oracle Instant Client It seems easy but actually making it work Oracle [...]

The Boy Scout rule

The one below is an extract I take from here. I like it, I follow it, I want you to follow it too. The Boy Scouts have a rule: “Always leave the campground cleaner than you found it.” If you find a mess on the ground, you clean it up regardless of who might have [...]