I’m pleased to announce the availability of Nix 2.6.0. It will be available from NixOS - Getting Nix / NixOS.
Here are the release notes:
- The Nix CLI now searches for a
flake.nixup until the root of the current Git repository or a filesystem boundary rather than just in the current directory.
- The TOML parser used by
builtins.fromTOMLhas been replaced by a more compliant one.
nix repl, which are used to set or toggle display of error traces.
- New builtin function
builtins.zipAttrsWithwith the same functionality as
lib.zipAttrsWithfrom Nixpkgs, but much more efficient.
- New command
nix store copy-logto copy build logs from one store to another.
commit-lockfile-summaryoption can be set to a non-empty string to override the commit summary used when commiting an updated lockfile. This may be used in conjunction with the
flake.nixto better conform to repository conventions.
docker run -ti nixos/nix:masterwill place you in the Docker container with the latest version of Nix from the
The next release is scheduled for 2022-03-07.
Thank you to all the contributors!