What’s new in 0.24.1 (February 3, 2019)#
The 0.24.x series of releases will be the last to support Python 2. Future feature releases will support Python 3 only. See Dropping Python 2.7 for more.
othercontain values that can not be compared (a
This change will allow
sort=True to mean “always sort” in a future release.
sort option for
Index.intersection() has changed in three ways.
The default has changed from
False, to restore the pandas 0.23.4 and earlier behavior of not sorting by default.
The behavior of
sort=Truecan now be obtained with
sort=None. This will sort the result only if the values in
otherare not identical.
sort=Trueis no longer allowed. A future version of pandas will properly support
sort=Truemeaning “always sort”.
Fixed regression in
recordsorient raising an
DataFramecontained more than 255 columns, or wrongly converting column names that were not valid python identifiers (GH 24939, GH 24940).
Fixed the warning for implicitly registered matplotlib converters not showing. See Restore Matplotlib datetime converter registration for more (GH 24963).
Fixed AttributeError when printing a DataFrame’s HTML repr after accessing the IPython config object (GH 25036)
A total of 7 people contributed patches to this release. People with a “+” by their names contributed a patch for the first time.
Joris Van den Bossche