HTCondor 8.9.3 released!

September 17, 2019

The HTCondor team is pleased to announce the release of HTCondor 8.9.3. This development series release contains new features that are under development. This release contains all of the bug fixes from the 8.8.5 stable release. Enhancements in the release include: TOKEN and SSL authentication methods are now enabled by default; The job and global event logs use ISO 8601 formatted dates by default; Added Google Drive multifile transfer plugin; Added upload capability to Box multifile transfer plugin; Added Python bindings to submit a DAG; Python ‘JobEventLog’ can be pickled to facilitate intermittent readers; 2x matchmaking speed for partitionable slots with simple START expressions; Improved the performance of the condor_schedd under heavy load; Reduced the memory footprint of condor_dagman; Initial implementation to record the circumstances of a job’s termination. Further details can be found in the Development Version History and the Stable Version History. HTCondor 8.9.3 binaries and source code are available from our Downloads page.