HTCondor 8.5.0 released!

October 12, 2015

The HTCondor team is pleased to announce the release of HTCondor 8.5.0. This development series release contains new features that are under development. This release contains all of the bug fixes from the 8.4.0 stable release. Enhancements in the release include: multiple enhancements to the python bindings; the condor_schedd no longer changes the ownership of spooled job files; spooled job files are visible to only the user account by default; the condor_startd records when jobs are evicted by preemption or draining. Further details can be found in the Version History. HTCondor 8.5.0 binaries and source code are available from our Downloads page.