To install the conda packages maintained in this repository do
conda install -c astropy package_name
If you use this channel frequently it may be convenient to add the conda channel for this repository to your list of default channels:
conda config --add channels astropy
This packages uses the file
sync.py from https://github.com/glue-viz/conda-sync to copy packages from the conda-forge channel to the astropy channel.
Updating an existing package to a new version
Update the package on conda-forge. Once a day a cron job is run to copy packages over to this channel. If an immediate copy is needed, push an empty commit to master.
Adding a new package
Add the package on conda-forge, then add it to the file
requirements.yml in this repository.
In case of emergency, copy manually
anaconda-client. Once you have done that, use it to log in to anaconda at
the command line:
$ anaconda login
Once you are logged in you can do the copy from the command line:
$ anaconda copy --to-owner astropy conda-forge/astroquery/0.3.9
If you want to copy just one specific file from conda-forge add its name after
the version number. See
anaconda copy --help for details.