Could the problems with Anaconda installation be caused by security software?
I'm a newbie to anaconda and just wanted to check what the state of art with installing packages was. I've just freshly installed Anaconda3-2020.11-Windows-x86_64.exe (conda -V gives 4.9.2) (I did have an older version that also had problems that I uninstalled). My conda info shows this:
When I try to install a package it takes about half an hour to fail. The log is something like this (it is incomplete because it's quite large, but I can post the whole thing if requested)
https://github.com/conda/conda/issues/7690. The latter seems to suggest it has been improved but this hasn't been my experience.I just wanted to check if this was the normal state of things at the moment? If so I won't waste my time trying to figure it out. If not, then what are the causes of this?Misc Notes: