Ocata Series Release Notes


New Features

  • Heat has additional configuration option for plugin_dirs parameter. This parameter provides a list of directories to search for plug-ins. This change allows configuration of plugin_dirs parameter in heat.conf file.


New Features

  • Support the clients/endpoint_type parameter in ::heat.


New Features

  • Add new parameter “control_exchange”, the default exchange under which topics are scoped. May be overridden by an exchange name specified in the transport_url option.


New Features

  • Passes parameter to keystone authtoken define to manage python-memcache package install.

Deprecation Notes

  • signing_dir option is now deprecated for removal, the parameter has no effect.


Deprecation Notes

  • heat::rabbit_host, heat::rabbit_hosts, heat::rabbit_password, heat::rabbit_port, heat::rabbit_userid and heat::rabbit_virtual_host are deprecated. heat::default_transport_url should be used instead.

Security Issues

  • domain_password in heat::keystone::domain is now required and no default value is provided. It will make sure our users set the value so deployments are more secure.

Bug Fixes

  • Change trusts_delegated_roles to os_service_default, it has changed to [] since Kilo.

Other Notes

  • Management of heat configuration is now optional for heat::keystone::max_nested_stack_depth which allows the maximum depth of nested stacks to be set.

  • removed deprecated heat::auth_uri

  • removed deprecated heat::identity_uri

  • removed deprecated heat::auth_plugin

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_user

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_password

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_tenant

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_user_domain_name

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_user_domain_id

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_project_domain_name

  • removed deprecated heat::keystone_project_domain_id

  • removed deprecated heat::memcached_servers


New Features

  • Allows configuration of [yaql] settings to control memory_quota and limit_iterators settings.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed documentation for log_dir parameter

Other Notes

  • Management of heat configuration is now optional for heat::keystone::domain which allows you to manage the users and domain seperately from the service configuration.

  • The verbose option was marked to be removed in Ocata, in Newton the option was deprecated.