Current Series Release Notes


New Features

  • A new nova::compute::libvirt::virtlogd class has been added to manage virtlogd configration.

Upgrade Notes

  • The deprecated parameter neutron_url in nova::network::neutron is removed.

  • The deprecated parameter neutron_url_timeout in nova::network::neutron is removed. Please use the neutron_timeout parameter instead.

  • The deprecated parameter firewall_driver in nova::network::neutron is removed.

  • Deprecated fping_path option has been removed.

  • Deprecated keymap option has been removed.


New Features

  • Adds –all-cells to the archive command based on an empty_table boolean flag. If true, it will run in archive command on all configured cells.

  • Adds –before to the archive command based on age parameter provided. If added, it will run with –before date –date=’today - age days’ +\%F

  • Added nova::scheduler::max_placement_results parameter.

  • Add new parameter [compute] cpu_dedicated_set to specify list or range of physical CPU cores to reserve to be used for allocating PCPU resources to virtual machine processes. Defaults to $::os_service_default.

  • New class nova::metadata::novajoin::policy allows novajoin policy overrides to be written to /etc/novajoin/policy.json.

Upgrade Notes

  • The deprecated parameter nova::upgrade_level_consoleauth and the class nova::consoleauth is now removed.

Deprecation Notes

  • The vcpu_pin_set parameter is deprecated and superseded by cpu_shared_set and cpu_dedicated_set parameters, where cpu_shared_set and cpu_dedicated_set is used to define list or range of VCPU and PCPU resources for virtual machine instances respectively. When used vcpu_pin_set can not be defined with cpu_dedicated_set parameter.