Python Agent

Released on: 
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 15:30


This release of the Python agent removes previously deprecated APIs, and removes support for Python 2.6 and Python 3.3.

The agent can be installed using easy_install/pip/distribute via the Python Package Index or can be downloaded directly from the New Relic download site.


  • Removed previously deprecated APIs

    The following APIs have been removed:

    • Transaction.add_user_attribute (use Transaction.add_custom_parameter)
    • Transaction.add_user_attributes (use Transaction.add_custom_parameters)
    • wrap_callable (use FunctionWrapper)
  • Removed support for Python 2.6 and Python 3.3

    Python 2.6 and Python 3.3 are no longer supported. Please consider upgrading your application to a supported version of Python in order to continue to receive updates to the Python Agent.