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System32. Therefore, ideally, the fix should be implemented equally for all currently supported platforms if practicable, although realistically it may make sense to prioritize patching it for those on which users report it most frequently.
mklversions (and perhaps other libraries) are getting shipped/built with Python packages that are ABI-incompatible with the old versions that various software has dumped in System32. We've gotten dozens of reports in total over various channels in the past 6-12 months (since MKL 2018.0.3 came out), and none of the normal fixes apply for users and they have to muck around in their System32 to fix (a dangerous activity even for an experienced user, much less a newbie who could misread something and brick their system).
conda install pandasin Spyder's environment to enable support for interacting with Numpy dataframes.
dicts, installed in Spyder's environment , defeats much of the purpose of allowing Spyder to be installed in a separate, isolated environment to begin with.