Release Meeting Notes 12/3

  • Foreman
    • 1.19
      • No updates
    • 1.20.1
      • Tagging Thursday, release Monday
      • RancherOS PR
      • Debian build issues with Javascript locales
      • Update to apipie-rails in 1.20 ahead of 1.20.1
  • Katello
    • 3.9.1
      • All changes in branches, sources released
      • PR open with packaging changes
    • 3.10.0
      • PR open to packaging for RC1
      • Update Docs for 3.10

1.20 Retrospective To Dos

  • Document how to handle Rails repository release
  • Include foreman-release in release process docs
  • Debian freight process setup needs automation and documentation update
  • Capture Katello process into a process template and update docs on release
  • Debian stretch builds broken if English is not used
  • Fix webpack, fix webpack, fix webpack
  • Build freeze week template process or Redmine blocker issue with all pre-release activities
  • Release puppet modules at start of freeze week
  • Add vagrant up of production into release pipeline after push for Katello
  • Add process around client repository releases
  • Upgrade testing with data: run bats tests with no cleanup, seed database


  • Katello GPG key needs email updating
  • Consider signing Katello RCs