This release of the Python agent adds support for aioredis, enhances support for redis and aredis, and fixes a deprecation.
Install the agent using
easy_install/pip/distribute via the Python Package Index or download it directly from the New Relic download site.
Add support for aioredis
The agent will now automatically instrument and send metrics for applications using the Redis and StrictRedis clients for aioredis.
Enhance support for redis and aredis
The agent now instruments a more extensive list of commands for redis and aredis clients. This includes commands under the search, graph, timeseries, json, sentinel, and bf modules.
threading.currentThreadwas deprecated in Python 3.10 and has been replaced with
threading.current_thread. Thank you hugovk for your contribution to the agent!
New Relic recommends that you upgrade the agent regularly and at a minimum every 3 months. As of this release, the oldest supported version is 220.127.116.11.