Earlier this month we announced RStudio Package Manager version 1.1.0, a major
update to RStudio Package Manager that added support for:
- Faster package installs on Linux with pre-compiled binaries
- Easier installs through the display of system requirements
- A calendar of repository checkpoints to make it easier to reproduce work
This patch release updates the 1.1.0 version without introducing any new
features. The 126.96.36.199 patch fixes a bug in the prior release that impacts
performance when serving binary packages from historical checkpoints. There is
also a small chance that an incorrect historical binary could be served
under specific repository and source configurations. These problems were
discovered internally, and no customers reported any impact.
We strongly encourage all customers using version 1.1.0 to apply the patch by
simply by installing version 188.8.131.52 on top of the existing
If you are upgrading from an earlier version, be sure to consult the release notes for the intermediate releases, as well.
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