python-igraph 0.9.8, the sixth bugfix release of the 0.9 series, has arrived.
The only significant change in this release is that the Python interface of igraph has been renamed from
igraph on PyPI. We are very grateful to Patrick Fuller, the previous owner of the
igraph package on PyPI for giving up the ownership of
igraph and letting us use the name instead.
The preferred way of installing the Python interface is still via
pip install igraph should install a pre-compiled Python wheel on most supported platforms (Windows, Linux and macOS). The pre-compiled wheels and the source code are also available from the Python Package Index
python-igraph will keep on working on PyPI until September 1, 2022, but it is now only a stub package that depends on
pip install python-igraph will in turn install the matching version of the
igraph package from PyPI.
python-igraphin their dependencies should migrate to using
igraphas soon as possible to keep on receiving updates after September 1, 2022.
Maintainers who provide pre-packaged versions of
python-igraphin Linux distributions should switch to following the
igraphpackage on PyPI instead of