HTCondor 8.8.9 released!

May 7, 2020

The HTCondor team is pleased to announce the release of HTCondor 8.8.9. A stable series release contains significant bug fixes. Highlights of this release are: Proper tracking of maximum memory used by Docker universe jobs Fixed preempting a GPU slot for a GPU job when all GPUs are in use; Fixed a Python crash when queue_item_data iterator raises an exception; Fixed a bug where slot attribute overrides were ignored; Calculates accounting group quota correctly when more than 1 CPU requested; Updated HTCondor Annex to accommodate API change for AWS Spot Fleet; Fixed a problem where HTCondor would not start on AWS Fargate; Fixed where the collector could wait forever for a partial message; Fixed streaming output to large files (>2Gb) when using the 32-bit shadow. More details about the fixes can be found in the Version History. HTCondor 8.8.9 binaries and source code are available from our Downloads page.