Current Series Release Notes


New Features

  • The new neutron::cache class has been added.

  • Support for the logging serivce plugin parameters has been added to the following classes.

    • neutron::agent::l3

    • neutron::agent::ml2::ovs

    • neutron::plugins::ml2::ovn

  • It is now possible to set the report interval for the networking-baremetal ml2 agent by using new parameter report_interval in the neutron::agents::ml2::networking_baremetal class.

  • Adds new purge_config parameter. When set to true, the policy file is cleared during configuration process. This allows to remove any existing rules before applying them or clean the file when all policies got removed.

Upgrade Notes

  • The neutron::config::plugin_plumgrid_config parameter has been removed.

  • The following deprecated parameters of the neutron::quota class have been removed.

    • quota_loadbalancer

    • quota_pool

    • quota_member

    • quota_health_monitor

    • quota_firewall

    • quota_firewall_policy

    • quota_firewall_rule

  • The neutron::plugins::cisco class has been removed.

Deprecation Notes

  • The neutron::quota::quota_packet_filter parameter has been deprecated and has no effect now.

  • The neutron::quota::quota_vip parameter has been deprecated and has no effect.


New Features

  • The new neutron::cors class has been added.

  • Now the neutron::agents::ml2::ovs class and the neutron::agents::ml2::sriov class supports the resource_provider_default_hypervisor parameter to set the corresponding parameter in ovs-agent and sriov-agent.

  • The new host parameter has been added to the neutron::agents::ml2::vpp class.

Upgrade Notes

  • Fedora is no longer supported.

Deprecation Notes

  • The default value of neutron::server::placement::username is currently ‘nova’ but will be changed to ‘placement’ in the next release. We recommend deployments to explicitly set it to an appropriate value if the new value is not wanted.

  • The neutron::agents::ml2::networking_baremetal::auth_strategy parameter has been deprecated and has no effect.

  • The following parameters of neutron::agents::ml2::networking_baremetal class have been renamed. Old parameters were deprecated and will be removed in a future release.

    • ironic_url => endpoint_override

    • retry_interval => status_code_retry_delay

    • max_retries => status_code_retries


New Features

  • The new neutron::healthcheck class has been added. This class manages parameters of healthcheck middlware in oslo.middleware.

  • There is now a new policy_dirs parameter in the neutron::policy class, so one can set a custom path.

  • A new class neutron::wsgi::uwsgi exist to allow configuring uwsgi in operating systems that support this (ie: currently Debian). This helps configuring the number of processes, threads and listen socket. Also, a new neutron_api_wsgi_config provider now exist.

Upgrade Notes

  • The following deprecated parameters have been removed.

    • neutron::ml2::server::placement::project_domain_id

    • neutron::ml2::server::placement::user_domain_id

    • neutron::ml2::networking_baremetal::project_domain_id

    • neutron::ml2::networking_baremetal::user_domain_id

  • The neutron::agents::ml2::ovs::ovsdb_interface parameter has been removed.

  • The following four parmaeters have been removed.

    • neutron::plugins::ml2::mech_driver::ovs_vnic_type_blacklist

    • neutron::plugins::ml2::mech_driver::sriov_vnic_type_blacklist

    • neutron::plugins::ml2::ovs_driver

    • neutron::plugins::ml2::sriov_driver

  • The following parameters of the neutron::rootwrap class have been removed.

    • xenapi_connection_url

    • xenapi_connection_username

    • xenapi_connection_password

Deprecation Notes

  • Support for the midonet plugin has been deprecated and has no effect now. It will be removed completely in a future release.