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2012-10-22

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Overview

These release notes document new features, changes, and bug fixes to RightImages.

  • RightLink version: 5.8.8
  • OS package repository freeze date: 8.9.12

Changes

Base Images

These changes affect all distros and all clouds:

  • IPV6 support disabled
  • Rubygems use system gemrc
  • OS and Rubygems repositories point to latest version by default. (4766)
  • RightImages are now using rsyslog for system logging.  On Ubuntu 12.04, logging will be found in the system default location of /var/log/syslog (instead of /var/log/messages). (4810)
  • grub.conf/menu.lst not being updated during kernel upgrade is fixed. (4919)

CentOS

These changes affect all clouds on CentOS.

RHEL

These changes affect all clouds on RHEL.

  • Images upgraded to 6.3.

Ubuntu

These changes affect all clouds on Ubuntu.

  • grub2 package was removed.

Amazon EC2

These changes affect EC2 images only.

  • pv-grub updated to 1.03

Cloud and OS Support

  • CentOS 6.3 - Amazon EC2, Google, Azure, CloudStack, OpenStack, HP,  Rackspace (US and UK), Rackspace Managed (US and UK)
  • CentOS 6.2 - SoftLayer
  • Ubuntu 12.04 - Amazon EC2, Google, Azure, CloudStack, OpenStack, HP, Rackspace (US and UK), Rackspace Managed (US and UK), SoftLayer
  • RHEL 6.3 - Amazon
  • CloudStack clouds include support for TATA, Datapipe, IDCF, Logicworks

Ubuntu

 Latest MCI Revision  Compatible Clouds  Release Date
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8  AWS; Azure; Google; HP; Rackspace; Rackspace Managed Oct 12 2012
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8_EBS  AWS Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8 - KVM  CloudStack; Datapipe Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8 - VMWare  CloudStack; IDC Frontier Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8 - XenServer  CloudStack; Logicworks; TATA Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8_HVM_EBS  AWS (EU and US-East only) Sept 17 2012
 SoftLayerImage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8  SoftLayer Sept 17 2012
 SoftLayerImage_Storage_Ubuntu_12.04_x64_v5.8  SoftLayer Sept 17 2012

CentOS

 Latest MCI Revision  Compatible Clouds  Release Date
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8  AWS; Azure; Google; HP; Rackspace; Rackspace Managed  Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8_EBS  AWS  Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8 - KVM  CloudStack; Datapipe  Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8 - VMWare  CloudStack; IDC Frontier  Oct 19 2012
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8 - XenServer  CloudStack; Logicworks; TATA  Oct 10 2012
 RightImage_CentOS_6.3_x64_v5.8_HVM_EBS  AWS (EU and US-East)  Sept 17 2012
 SoftLayerImage_CentOS_6.2_x64_v5.8  SoftLayer  Sept 17 2012
 SoftLayerImage_Storage_CentOS_6.2_x64_v5.8  SoftLayer  Sept 17 2012

RHEL

 Latest MCI Revision  Compatible Clouds  Release Date
 RightImage_RHEL_6.3_x64_v5.8  AWS  Aug 13 2012
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