Package Manager 20.6 Bug Fixes

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The following items are notable issues fixed between the release of Package Manager 20.5 and Package Manager 20.6, including additional patches and service packs. If you have an issue ID, you can search this list to validate that the issue has been fixed. This is not an exhaustive list of issues fixed in the current version of Package Manager.

Bug Number

Legacy ID

Description

Details

1092169

EULA text unreadable when Windows is set to a high contrast theme

When Windows is configured to use a high contrast theme, the EULA text displayed during a package installation is unreadable.

Workaround:

Disable the high contrast theme temporarily.

Reported Version:

Package Manager 19.0

Resolved Version:

Package Manager 20.6

Added:

Sep 4, 2020

1022895

Command line interface (CLI) ignores invalid arguments instead of raising errors

The nipkg.exe command line interface (CLI) ignores incorrectly used and invalid arguments instead of raising errors. For example, the following command does not raise an error even though the "--include-recommended" argument is not supported with the upgrade command: 
nipkg.exe upgrade --include-recommended ni-mymath

Workaround:

There is currently no known workaround for this issue.

Reported Version:

Package Manager 19.0

Resolved Version:

Package Manager 20.6

Added:

Nov 16, 2020

Additional Patch Information

Installing some patches may require certain additional steps or considerations. Please refer to the following table for more information about patches for this release.

These patches currently do not have any special instructions.

Glossary of Terms

 

  • Bug ID - When an issue is reported to NI, you may be given this ID or find it on ni.com.  You may also find IDs posted by NI on the discussion forums or in KnowledgeBase articles.
  • Legacy ID – An older issue ID that refers to the same issue.  You may instead find this issue ID in older known issues documents.
  • Description - A few sentences which describe the problem. The brief description given does not necessarily describe the problem in full detail.
  • Workaround - Possible ways to work around the problem.
  • Reported Version - The earliest version in which the issue was reported.
  • Resolved Version - Version in which the issue was resolved or was no longer applicable. "N/A" indicates that the issue has not been resolved.
  • Date Added - The date the issue was added to the document (not the reported date).