Katello 3.17 Documentation

Katello 3.17 Release Notes

For the full release notes, see the Changelog.


  • Improved speed on activation key page
  • Improved errata status messaging
  • Added messaging on content host details when changing content view
  • Added deb package CLI support
  • Hammer repository info now shows repo description


  • Puppet and OSTree repository types will no longer be available in Katello 4.0
  • katello-agent will be removed in a future Katello release. Consider migrating to use the Remote Execution plugin for managing content on your hosts
  • 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


  • Katello 3.17 cannot be deployed on EL8 systems.

Bug Fixes

Katello 3.17 includes 40 bug fixes, which can be seen here


  • Bernhard Suttner
  • Chris Roberts
  • Eric Helms
  • Ewoud Kohl van Wijngaarden
  • Ian Ballou
  • James Jeffers
  • Jan Bundesmann
  • Jeremy Lenz
  • John Mitsch
  • Jonathon Turel
  • Justin Sherrill
  • Markus Bucher
  • Oleh Fedorenko
  • Ondřej Ezr
  • Ondřej Pražák
  • Partha Aji
  • Piyush Tiwari
  • Samir Jha
  • Hao Yu

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