Ocata Series Release Notes¶
Added parameter support for deploying VNF Forwarding Graph Descriptor templates. With this addition the user can deploy a VNFFG using an Onboarded parameterized template with different parameter values using parameter yaml file at each time without onboarding new template.
Add support to pass shell script to install VNF components in the tosca template
Network Service Descriptor support will allow Tacker to provide a end-to-end TOSCA based network service. For details please refer https://docs.openstack.org/developer/tacker/devref/nsd_usage_guide.html
Support VNF create with direct VNFD template input via CLI/API without onboarding VNFD.
Only one VNFC is supported for one VDU. Multiple VNFC per VDU will be introduced in future.
The shell script for vnfc has to be placed in the machine where tacker server is running
Add Guru Meditation support. Command “kill -s SIGUSR2 <tacker-server-pid>” will make tacker server emit running configuration.
Add mac_address support in CP’s properties.
From Mitaka version, Tacker supports TOSCA based VNFD templates. Legacy templates described under tacker/samples/legacy-templates are deprecated in newton and removed in Ocata.