Xena Series Release Notes


New Features

  • The new placement::logging::watch_log_file parameter has been added.

  • 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.


New Features

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

Upgrade Notes

  • Fedora is no longer supported.

  • The placement::wsgi::apache class no longer manages services and packages. The placmenet::api class should be included to manage these resources.

  • Defaults of the following parameters will be changed in a future release. Please set the parameter explicitly to keep the value during upgrade. Also it is likely that endpoint parameters in nova::keystone::auth should be also updated.

    • placement::wsgi::apache::api_port: from 80 to 8778

    • placement::wsgi::apache::path: from /placement to /

Deprecation Notes

  • The placement::wsgi::apache::ensure_package parameter has been deprecated and has no effect now.


New Features

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

  • A new class placement::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 placement_api_uwsgi_config provider now exist.