Only one week after schedule, I'm happy to announce the first release candidate
of Foreman 1.3, version 1.3.0-RC1!
Packages in both RPM and Debian formats are available.
- Foreman CLI
- Bare metal migration
- Installer auto-registers smart-proxy
- Compute resources and VNC/Spice
- LDAP filtering
- Host IP updating
- New foreman-rake command
- Plugins as RPM packages
- API v2 improvements
Full release notes:
==== Packages ====
Package repos are available here:
http://deb.theforeman.org/ ("rc" component)
Quickstart instructions are here:
Tarballs available here:
==== Installation ====
There is a new installer for Foreman 1.3. Please for the RC1 release, provide
additional options to properly setup "rc" repositories:
foreman-installer --foreman-repo rc --foreman-proxy-repo rc -v
When using Puppet, set "repo" class parameters both in Foreman and ForemanProxy
==== Known issues ====
** Proxy registration happens before Apache is started **
You may encounter failure during proxy registration (Foreman_smartproxy puppet
class). In that case, please re-run the installer and the error should
** Installer throws an exception on error **
On Fedoras, when Puppet returns an error, our installer might issue an
exception instead of returning proper exit code. Investigate the log file to
see what happened during puppet run: /var/log/foreman-installer.
** Some errors are localized in wrong language **
Some error messages can be printed in random language.
==== Reporting issues ====
Please report issues found in Foreman 1.3 in redmine and set "Target
Version" to 1.3 on new bugs.
Existing bug reports are listed here:
The new foreman-debug script can be used to collect and provide information
about your setup, and the result attached to bug reports.
Thanks for testing our release!
Lukas “lzap” Zapletal
irc: lzap #theforeman