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A community supporting a language-agnostic, multi-platform package management ecosystem for projects of any size and complexity.

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What is conda?

Initially started as a multi-platform package management tool, the term "conda" has since evolved to encompass an entire open-source packaging ecosystem and philosophy. This ecosystem is supported by many organizations who all share the common goal of providing easier access to programming tools and libraries.

Any language

Any language

Our packaging ecosystem allows you to manage applications and libraries written in any language, like C, C++, Java, Rust or Go.

Any platform

Any platform

This packaging ecosystem supports all major platforms and architectures: macOS, Windows, Linux, Intel/AMD, ARM, PowerPC, Apple Silicon... you name it.

Vibrant community

Vibrant community

This ecosystem also includes tools and projects from many organizations, like conda, conda-forge, mamba and conda-incubator.

Discover the latest news and learn more in our blog

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Conda Newsletter, Issue #2


Upcoming Events, conda-store brief, Is conda free?, pre and post plugin hooks, Recent releases, Travis Hathaway's latest talk on Youtube.

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Is conda free?


Answers the frequently asked questions about what's free (almost everything), what parts of the ecosystem may not be free, and under what (clearly defined) conditions those "maybe-not-free" parts are free after all.

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New pre and post command plugin hooks


The latest release of conda introduces two new plugin hooks: pre and post command. These hooks allow plugin authors to execute code before and after any conda command. Learn more about how and why you would use these in this post.

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July 2023 Releases for conda and conda-build


Conda 23.7.0, 23.7.1, 23.7.2, and conda-build 3.26.0 have been released! 🎉

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PackagingCon Call for Participation


PackagingCon 2023 will bring together different software packaging ecosystems to share best practices and discuss common challenges in software packaging. Abstract submission closes July 31 (!!!) and early registration ends September 8.

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