Katello 3.16 Documentation

Katello 3.16 Release Notes

For the full release notes, see the Changelog.

Features

  • Support for Pulpcore 3.4
  • Support for Pulp 3 RPM plugin 3.5
  • Pulp 2 to Pulp 3 File and Docker improvements
  • Pulp 3 Yum support for new installations
  • Qpid replaced with ActiveMQ Artemis for messaging between Candlepin and Katello
  • Subscription expiration notification emails
  • Bulk Tracer remediation
  • Installation of katello-host-tools-tracer from the Katello UI
  • Validation Sync now available for Debian repositories

Deprecations

  • Puppet and OSTree repository types will no longer be available in Katello 4.0
  • katello-agent will be removed in Katello 4.0
  • Background download policy will be removed in Katello 4.0
  • Pulp 3 will replace Pulp 2 in Katello 4.0
    • MongoDB will be removed in Katello 4.0
    • The Foreman installer MongoDB Storage Engine Migration Hook will be removed for Katello 4.0

Notes

  • Katello 3.16 cannot be deployed on EL8 systems.
  • If using a remote Katello database, install postgresql-evr before upgrading.
    • A postgresql-evr RPM is available for our latest supported PostgreSQL version. Currently rh-postgresql12-postgresql-evr.

Bug Fixes

Katello 3.16 includes 189 bug fixes, which can be seen here

Contributors

  • Amir Fefer
  • Avi Sharvit
  • Bernhard Suttner
  • Brad Buckingham
  • Chris Roberts
  • Dominik Matoulek
  • Eric Helms
  • Ewoud Kohl van Wijngaarden
  • Ian Ballou
  • James Jeffers
  • Jeremy Lenz
  • John Mitsch
  • Jonathon Turel
  • Justin Sherrill
  • Marek Hulán
  • Markus Bucher
  • Michael Moll
  • Oleh Fedorenko
  • Ondřej Ezr
  • Ondřej Pražák
  • Partha Aji
  • Piyush Tiwari
  • Samir Jha
  • Shira Maximov
  • Swetha Seelam Lakshmi Narayanan
  • Tomer Brisker
  • hao-yu
  • kgaikwad
  • loitho


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