conda v4.9.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-10-19 // about 1 year ago
  • 4.9.0 (2020-10-19)

    โœจ Enhancements:

    • โž• Add osx-arm64 as a recognized platform (#10128, #10134, #10137)
    • ๐ŸŽ Resign files modified during installation on ARM64 macOS (#10260)
    • โž• Add __archspec virtual package to identify CPU microarchitecture (#9930)
    • Add __unix and __ win virtual packages (#10214)
    • โž• Add --no-capture--output option to conda run (#9646)
    • โž• Add --live-stream option to conda run (#10270)
    • Export and import environment variables set using conda env config (#10169)
    • Cache repodata from file:// channels (#9730)
    • ๐Ÿ“ฆ Do not relink already-installed packages (#10208)
    • Speed up JSON formatting in logz module (#10189)

    ๐Ÿ› Bug fixes:

    • ๐Ÿšš Stop env remove --dry-run from actually removing environments (#10261)
    • ๐Ÿ“ฆ Virtual package requirements are now considered by the solver (#10057)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix cached filename processing when using only tar.bz2 (#10193)
    • Stop showing solver hints about CUDA when it is not a dependency (#10275)
    • ๐Ÿ“ฆ Ignore virtual packages when checking environment consistency (#10196)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix config --json output errors in certain circumstances (#10194)
    • More consistent error handling by conda shell (#10238)
    • โฌ†๏ธ Bump vendored version of tqdm to fix various threading and I/O bugs (#10266)

    ๐Ÿ“„ Docs:

    • ๐Ÿ Correctly state default /AddToPath option in Windows installer (#10179)
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix typos in --repodata-fn help text (#10279)

    Miscellaneous:

    • โšก๏ธ Update CI infrastructure to use GitHub Actions (#10176, #10186, #10234)
    • โšก๏ธ Update README badge to show GitHub Actions status (#10254)

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