Train Series (6.1.0 - 7.2.x) Release Notes¶
Forces using pyghmi==1.5.13 when creating a testing environment to fix every operation in ipmitool taking minutes.
The diskimage-builder dropped the support for py2, the stable branches that still have py2 support will use the tag 2.38.0 for diskimage-builder.
Adds support for CentOS 8. Support for CentOS 7 will be dropped in Ussuri.
The default version of Ansible becomes 2.8, replacing version 2.6 that is EOL. This version guarantees full bug fix and security patches and has a better support for Python 3.x.
The inspector iPXE template kernel command line argument
iphas been removed as it is incompatible with the
autoconfparameters with dracut. Without this change CoreOS IPA images cannot be booted. Further details can be found in story 2006700.
Uses the appropriate ironic-python-agent branch when building a deploy ramdisk instead of unconditionally using master. Set
Uses ironic-python-agent-builder instead of the deprecated and broken
ironic-agentelement to build deploy ramdisk.
redfishhardware type is now enabled by default.
When inspection support is enabled, introspection data is now stored in the database by default. You can use the
ironic-inspector-migrate-datacommand to move the data from nginx to the database, for example:
ironic-inspector-migrate-data --from swift --to database --config-file /etc/ironic-inspector/inspector.conf
The deprecated parameters
ironic_auth_strategyhave been removed. Their values are now detected from
inspector_store_data_in_nginxconfiguration option is deprecated and will be removed in a future release. Introspection data can now be stored in the database.
Fixes an issue where the deployment logs would not be saved if using a non-default value of ironic_log_dir. See Story 2006150.
Adds support to disable RabbitMQ via the new
use_rabbitmqvariable in favour of JSON RPC (in ironic) and fake transport (in ironic-inspector).
The image building with
diskimage-buildernow uses Debian Stretch by default, and all CI testing has been switched to it as well.
RabbitMQ is no longer used by default, set
Fixes building images with
diskimage-builderby switching to Debian Stretch (from Jessie).
Fixes an issue where the proliantutils library version was unconstrained, potentially resulting in installation of an incompatibile library. The version has been pinned to 2.8.x.