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dbt 0.17.1

dbt 0.17.1 (July 20, 2020)

This is a bugfix release with one breaking change and one enhancement of an existing feature.

Breaking changes

  • dbt native rendering is no longer enabled by default, as it was in v0.17.0. It requires the use of opt-in filters: as_native, as_bool, and as_number. (#2612, #2618)

Features

  • On BigQuery, persist_docs persists descriptions for nested columns (#2549, #2550)

Fixes

  • Hash names of local packages (#2600)
  • Handle too-long file paths on Windows (#2591, #2558, #2566, #2603)
  • Fix a bug where persist_docs ignored seeds on BigQuery (#2598, #2601)
  • Fix a bug where dbt config-version: 2 rendered +pre-hook and +post-hook fields too eagerly (#2583, #2854)
  • Fix a bug where dbt compile and dbt ls would create schemas if they didn't already exist (#2525, #2528)
  • Fix a bug where dbt deps ignored the --project-dir flag (#2519, #2534)
  • Fix a bug where parallel RPC requests confounded each others' arguments ([#2484, #2554])
  • Fix a bug where dbt ignored config aliases in config() calls and dbt_project.yml (#2557, #2559, #2575)
  • Fix unclickable nodes in the dbt Docs DAG viz (#101)
  • Fix relation names with null databases (i.e. Spark) in dbt Docs site (#96)

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