Mitaka release

  • Tracking of release notes in the releasenotes directory.

Configuration Reference

  • Completed RST conversion.

  • Documented Message service (zaqar).

High Availability Guide

  • Added the Highly available Shared File Systems API section.

  • Improved Pacemaker/Corosync cluster installation and configuration details.

  • Documented the Pacemaker cluster manager and Keepalived architecture details and limitations.

  • Added the MariaDB Galera cluster installation, configuration, and management details.

  • Improved the RabbitMQ section.

Installation Guide

  • Updated configuration for all services.

  • Added Shared File Systems (manila) content.

  • Added Database service (trove) content.

Networking Guide

  • Documentation of some of the new features in Mitaka.

  • New content including documentation for LBaaS, DNS integration, and macvtap ml2 driver.

Operations Guide

  • Added the Shared File Systems chapter.

User Guides

  • Reorganised the Admin User Guide content together with the Cloud Admin Guide content to create a new Administrator Guide.

  • Approximately one third of the Administrator Guide chapters received a thorough edit for style and consistency, following the contributor guide standard.

  • Troubleshooting chapters now have consistent formatting, which is a step toward improved troubleshooting sections.

  • The Admin User Guide content has been removed from OpenStack Docs since all files have been reorganised into the Administrator Guide.

Virtual Machine Image Guide

  • Completed RST conversion.

Command-Line Interface Reference

  • Completed RST conversion.

  • Documented that individual CLIs are deprecated in favor of the common OpenStack client.

  • Marked Identity API v2 as deprecated.

  • Added senlin, monasca, and cloudkitty clients.

  • Removed tuskar client because of retirement.

Architecture Design Guide

  • Completed RST conversion.

API Guides

  • New, cleaner landing page.

  • API Quick Start converted to RST with theme styling to match.

  • Compute API Guide now built from nova source tree.

  • Built draft swagger files.

  • Created templates for writing API guides for projects teams available in projects repositories.

  • Released fairy-slipper, a migration tool for WADL to RST plus API reference information.

Training Guides

  • Added the Upstream Training Archives (the list of past global and local Upstream Training events).

  • Added the bug report links to each slide and the landing page.

  • Enabled translation.


  • Japanese

    • Published the Networking Guide.

    • Published the Upstream Training.

  • Korean

    • Published the Upstream Training.

  • German

    • Published the Upstream Training.