# Dependency Management
We use pip-tools (opens new window) to help us pin Python packages.
The dependency packages are placed in
pip-compile --generate-hashes to generate
requirements.txt, with all the Django dependencies (and all underlying dependencies) pinned.
To install requirements in production stage use:
npm to help us manage Node packages
The dependency are declared in
package-lock.json keeps track of exact dependency trees at any given time.
npm ci is used to install all exact version dependencies or devDependencies from a