Foreman 1.13.0-RC1 available for testing

Foreman 1.13.0-RC1 is now available for testing - the first of the
release candidates for the upcoming 1.13 version.

Please help by testing and getting it release-ready, and look out for
new release candidates approximately every two weeks with the latest bug

Installation quick start:

Upgrade instructions:

Release notes:

This is also a good time to improve translations for existing locales to
ensure full coverage. Help out at

Changes in this release

··· ======================= This release contains many varied changes, including:
  • Support for IPv6 subnets, addresses and orchestration on hosts
  • Parsing performance improvements in ISC DHCP smart proxy module
  • UEFI boot loaders and TFTP boot files configured
  • Puppet facts importer supports Facter 2+ structured facts
  • OpenStack Liberty, server groups and scheduler support

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:


Packages may be found in the 1.13 directories on both
and, and tarballs are on

The GPG key used for RPMs and tarballs has the following fingerprint:
84E7 90DF FB1D 2EAE C429 C6CD 4EA2 F7E7 7DFE 6FC2
(Foreman :: Security)

Bug reporting

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.

Foreman: Foreman
Proxy: Foreman

Dominic Cleal