HTCondor 8.5.8 released!

December 13, 2016

The HTCondor team is pleased to announce the release of HTCondor 8.5.8. This development series release contains new features that are under development. This release contains all of the bug fixes from the 8.4.10 stable release. Enhancements in the release include: The starter puts all jobs in a cgroup by default; Added condor_submit commands that support job retries; condor_qedit defaults to the current user’s jobs; Ability to add SCRIPTS, VARS, etc. to all nodes in a DAG using one command; Able to conditionally add Docker volumes for certain jobs; Initial support for Singularity containers; A 64-bit Windows release. Further details can be found in the Development Version History and the Stable Version History. HTCondor 8.5.8 binaries and source code are available from our Downloads page.