Today the second release candidate for Foreman 1.11 is released, with
plenty of bug fixes for issues in RC1. In particular fixes for
non-admin users, smart proxy SSL authentication and configuration status
errors are included in 1.11.0-RC2.
The next two weeks of testing RC2 will result in releasing either 1.11.0
or a further RC. See the links below for how to get involved today by
installing or upgrading Foreman:
Installation quick start:
Thanks to everybody who's helped out so far with tickets and bug fixes.
Changes in this release
···======================= Some notable changes in this release are listed below, so we'll be particularly looking out for new issues in these areas:
User interface changed to PatternFly design
Improved layout of host/host group parameter overrides
Ruby on Rails upgraded from version 3.2 to 4.1, under the covers
Smart proxy DHCP module refactored to support plugins with new DHCP
providers (none yet)
New pages showing smart proxy status information in the Foreman UI
Lots more features can be found listed in the release notes by
category, please have a look through for anything that you might rely
on and give it a test:
Do take note of the upgrade warnings and deprecations in this release
as they affect most OSes in some way:
Packages may be found in the 1.11 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:
6681 20FA 0528 3FD2 AF60 FC3A 335F 3A45 3494 A06D
(Foreman :: Security)
If you come across a bug in your testing, please file it and note the
version of Foreman that you’re using in the report.