Understanding Conda and Pip

The information on understanding Conda and Pip by Anaconda is really good. The summary of the table is below

Comparison of conda and pip

conda pip
manages binaries wheel or source
can require compilers no yes
package types any Python-only
create environment yes, built-in no, requires virtualenv or venv
dependency checks yes no
package sources Anaconda repo and cloud PyPI


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