The Miniconda modules include only conda, mamba, python, and a few other packages. Users can use either mamba (preferred) or condo to install packages in their own conda environment.
The newest module miniconda/4.12.0 is recommeded.
$ module avail miniconda
minconda/23.1.0 miniconda/4.10 miniconda/4.12.0
Mamba is available in the miniconda/4.12.0 module.
Mamba is a drop-in replacement of conda, and is faster at resolving dependencies than conda.
Only activating and deactivating a conda environment still requires conda.
conda activate <my_conda_environment>
For all other commands,
condacan be replaced with