Cookiecutter data science

Main documentation is available here.



For the purpose of these instructions we will assume the following are installed:

A new venv can be created with virtualenv env1 and activated with source venv/bin/activate. Once the environment is active we can install the cookiecutter package using pip install cookiecutter.

The create of the cookiecutter project can be done with


For the remainder of this text we will call the of the project you’ve just created as $PROJ.

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