conda clean

Remove unused packages and caches.

Options:

usage: conda clean [-h] [-a] [-i] [-l] [-p] [-t] [-f]
                   [-c TEMPFILES [TEMPFILES ...]] [-d] [--json] [-q] [-v] [-y]

Removal Targets

-a, --all

Remove index cache, lock files, unused cache packages, and tarballs.

-i, --index-cache

Remove index cache.

-l, --lock

Remove all conda lock files.

-p, --packages

Remove unused packages from writable package caches. WARNING: This does not check for packages installed using symlinks back to the package cache.

-t, --tarballs

Remove cached package tarballs.

-f, --force-pkgs-dirs

Remove all writable package caches. This option is not included with the --all flag. WARNING: This will break environments with packages installed using symlinks back to the package cache.

-c, --tempfiles

Remove temporary files that could not be deleted earlier due to being in-use. Argument is path(s) to prefix(es) where files should be found and removed.

Output, Prompt, and Flow Control Options

-d, --dry-run

Only display what would have been done.

--json

Report all output as json. Suitable for using conda programmatically.

-q, --quiet

Do not display progress bar.

-v, --verbose

Can be used multiple times. Once for INFO, twice for DEBUG, three times for TRACE.

-y, --yes

Do not ask for confirmation.

Examples:

conda clean --tarballs