Copying a package#
To copy a package from the channel
conda-forge to a personal channel such
anaconda copy conda-forge/glueviz/0.10.4 --to-owner jsmith
conda-forge/glueviz/0.10.4 is a “spec” and can match either of two formats:
In case the package
glueviz/0.10.4 already exists for user
you will receive the following error message:
File conflict while copying!.
If you want to copy the package anyway, try using the
replace option allows you to overwrite an already existing package.
update option allows you to add missing metadata to an existing package.
Previously labels were called “channels”, and the
anaconda copy command has
to-channel that expect to operate
These deprecated options should not be used.
If you attempt to use them in a command such as
anaconda copy --from-channel conda-forge --to-channel jsmith glueviz, you
will get an error that
Label conda-forge does not exist.