Spyder v5.1.2 Release Notes

Release Date: 2021-09-02 // about 2 months ago
  • ๐Ÿ†• New features

    • โž• Add an entry called Restart in debug mode to the File menu. That will allow users to inspect the log files generated by Spyder by going to the menu Tools > Debug logs after the restart.
    • โž• Add a new command line option called --conf-dir to set a custom configuration directory for Spyder.
    • 0๏ธโƒฃ Show hidden directories in Projects by default.

    ๐Ÿ†• New API features

    • ๐Ÿ‘‰ Use toolbar ids and widget/action ids when adding an item to a toolbar.
    • ๐Ÿ”Œ Use menu and item ids to add items to the Main Menu plugin.

    ๐Ÿ›  Important fixes

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix several performance issues in the Editor.
    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix slow browsing of variables in the Variable Explorer when Numpy and Pandas are not installed.
    • Discard symbols imported from other libraries in the Outline pane.

    Issues Closed

    ๐Ÿš€ In this release 14 issues were closed.

    ๐Ÿ”€ Pull Requests Merged

    ๐Ÿš€ In this release 37 pull requests were closed.