HTCondor 8.5.7 released!

September 29, 2016

The HTCondor team is pleased to announce the release of HTCondor 8.5.7. This development series release contains new features that are under development. This release contains all of the bug fixes from the 8.4.9 stable release. Highlights of the release are: The schedd can perform job ClassAd transformations; Specifying dependencies between DAGMan splices is much more flexible; The second argument of the ClassAd ? : operator may be omitted; Many usability improvements in condor_q and condor_status; condor_q and condor_status can produce JSON, XML, and new ClassAd output; To prepare for a 64-bit Windows release, HTCondor identifies itself as X86; Automatically detect Daemon Core daemons and pass localname to them. Further details can be found in the Development Version History and the Stable Version History. HTCondor 8.5.7 binaries and source code are available from our Downloads page.