by pedrocarmona

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Heroku Anaconda Buildpack

heroku-buildpack-conda is a heroku and cloudfoundry builpack to deploy python using continuums anaconda. Latest miniconda installer is used from here.

Be aware that this buildpack uses -b option from miniconda installer:

-b           run install in batch mode (without manual intervention),
             it is expected the license terms are agreed upon

You can find the license terms in the anaconda documentation.

Conda Version

Create a file named conda_runtime.txt containing the Miniconda version you wish to use as conda-runtime. Otherwise Miniconda3-latest-Linux-x86_64.sh (python 3.x) will be used.

Find different runtime versions here: http://repo.continuum.io/miniconda/

Python version

If you want to use a special python version, you should set it in your environment.yml:

name: root
  - python=2.7
  - ...


Additional packages are installed using an environment.yml file. The environment name is ignored.

Find an example here.


This buildpack is released under version 2.0 of the Apache License.