The Volta Blog
We’ve got a new version available… and a new name!
Volta 0.5.0 is out, with lots of new features and improvements, including:
- Improved stability
- Simpler and more helpful error messages
- Safe, fast management of npm-distributed binaries!
- Idiomatic version syntax (e.g.
Compatibility note for current users: The
package.json key for pinned tools is now called
"volta". You’ll need to rename the
"toolchain" key to
"volta" in any existing pinned projects.
Download Volta 0.5.0 and let us know what you think!
curl -sSLf https://get.volta.sh | bash
Last but not least, we owe our progress to a bunch of amazing collaborators and contributors. Special thanks to Ben Blank, Steve Calvert, Travis Hoover, Rob Jackson, Chris Krycho, Stef Penner, NullVoxPopuli, and Michael Stewart for their great feedback and contributions.