1.18.0-RC3 has been released


#1

Foreman 1.18.0-RC3 is now available for testing, big thanks to everyone who contributed. Please help by testing and getting it release-ready.

Installation quick start:
https://theforeman.org/manuals/1.18/quickstart_guide.html

Upgrade instructions:
https://theforeman.org/manuals/1.18/index.html#3.6Upgrade

Release notes:
https://theforeman.org/manuals/1.18/index.html#Releasenotesfor1.18

This is also a good time to improve translations for existing locales to
ensure full coverage. Help out at
https://www.transifex.com/foreman/foreman/dashboard/

Lastly, do take note of the upgrade warnings and deprecations in this
release:
https://theforeman.org/manuals/1.18/index.html#Upgradewarnings

Packages may be found in the 1.18 directories on both deb.foreman.org and yum.theforeman.org, and tarballs are on downloads.theforeman.org.

The GPG key used for RPMs and tarballs has the following fingerprint:
6973 3EEC D1AE 1E23 71FA 04EA 4C3D D0B3 57CE F41F

The following fixes were added in RC3:

#23468 - Add a test helper to test reducers with fixtures
#13749 - Handle Base64 and binary LDAP avatars
#23913 - Stop auditing host status updates
#23391, #23251 - adjust breadcrumbs swticher to pf design
#23599 - fix subtotal value in API call with thin=true
#23976 - Add Quota to oVirt API
#23924 - replace HashModules with NamedModules
#23924 - Use consistent IDs for modules in webpack
#22117 - Add support for number of sockets for ovirt


#2

Foreman discovery image 3.5 hasn’t been built yet due to our infra problems, however version 3.4.4 will work fine with 1.18. We will release new FDI after 1.18 is gold hopefully.