Absolutely and also it depends. For example if you are using dajngo-storage library to upload your files to aws, that has a whole lot of settings compared to the local storage environment. In such cases it’s always better to create a new settings file. If you have the same variable name throughout your project then yes, a simple environment variable should be enough.

PhD student, currently doing research on Spiking Neural Networks and Brain Computer Interfaces

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store