Release Notes

Release Notes

These are the release notes for StarlingX release stx.2018.10.

Note: StarlingX uses a “year.month” pattern for release version numbers, indicating the year and month of release.

ISO Image

You can find a pre-built image at CENGN’s StarlingX mirror.

New Features

StoryBoard ID

Feature

N/A

ovs-dpdk integration

2002820

Support for external Ceph backend

2202821

Support for adding compute nodes to all-in-one duplex deployments

2002822

Support remote client for Windows and Mac OS

2003115

Deprecate proprietary Cinder volume backup and restore

2002825

Support Gnocchi storage backend for OpenStack telemetry

2002847

Add ntfs-3g packages

2002826

Memcached integration

2002935

Support for Precision Time Protocol (PTP)

2003087

Generalized interface and network configuration

2003518

Enable Swift on controllers

2002712

StarlingX API documentation

Other changes

StoryBoard ID

Change

2002827

Decouple Service Management REST API from sysinv

2002828

Decouple Fault Management from stx-config

2002829

Decouple Guest-server/agent from stx-metal

2002832

Replace compute-huge init script

2002834

Add distributed cloud repos to StarlingX

2002846

Python Optimization

2003389, 2003596

Upgrade kernel and srpm/rpms to CentOS 7.5

3003396, 2003339

Upgrade libvirt to 4.7.0

3002891

Stx-gui plug-in for Horizon

Many

Build enhancements, cleanups and optimizations

Many

Enable basic zuul checks and linters

Many

Python 2 to 3 upgrade for stx-update, stx-metal, stx-fault, stx-integ

Testing

Please take a look at our test plan for the list of tests executed on this release.

View the testing summary to see the status of testing for this release.

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