We are happy to announce Libcloud v2.8.1.
This release includes various bug-fixes which have accumulated in trunk since the last release.
A list of all the changes can be found at https://libcloud.readthedocs.io/en/latest/changelog.html#changes-in-apache-libcloud-v2-8-1.
Keep in mind that 2.8.x is purely a bug fix release series. New features and improvements will be added to the upcoming 3.x.x release series which only support Python 3.
The release can can be downloaded from https://libcloud.apache.org/downloads.html or installed using pip:
pip install "apache-libcloud==2.8.1"
If you have installed Libcloud using pip you can also use it to upgrade it:
pip install --upgrade "apache-libcloud==2.8.1"
A page which describes backward incompatible or semi-incompatible changes and how to preserve the old behavior when this is possible can be found at https://libcloud.readthedocs.org/en/latest/upgrade_notes.html
Regular and API documentation is available at https://libcloud.readthedocs.org/en/v2.8.1/
Bugs / Issues
If you find any bug or issue, please report it on our issue tracker https://github.com/apache/libcloud/issues. Don't forget to attach an example and / or test which reproduces your problem.
Thanks to everyone who contributed and made this release possible! Full list of people who contributed to this release can be found in the CHANGES file.