StorPool 19.2 Change Log¶
More details for the changes are available at Release Notes
Release 19.3, more details here.
19.2 revision 19.01.2173.0ca29830b¶
Released: 07 July 2021
Moves handling of the heavier queries (
SnapshotsSpace) back to the
storpool_serverservice for a significant speed-up in clusters with many volumes and snapshots.
Moves per host status reporting from
storpool_statfor lower latency on per-node monitoring alerts.
19.2 revision 19.01.2156.b87fc49d8¶
Released: 29 June 2021
Adds fix for
storpool_serverinstances properly when adding/removing/changing disks with different number of instances.
Adds an automatic cleanup of
storpool_initdiskcached data on a change with the tool or the
storpool_statsubmodule responsible for reporting service issues will now skip
storpool_serverinstances with ejected disks.
19.2 revision 19.01.2137.71224a0ce¶
Released: 19 June 2021
Adds fix for
storpool_kubcsi/iSCSI combination causing an abort in
Adds kernel version override in
Adds more validations in upgrade helper tooling.
19.2 revision 19.01.2120.40c434b67¶
Released: 11 June 2021
Adds support for CentOS 8.4 up to the
Adds fix for dummy interfaces under LACP bonds to be considered as no-carrier interfaces.
Removes the no longer used
19.2 revision 19.01.2099.32074a501¶
Released: 5 June 2021
Adds initial support for Intel E810 network interface controllers (
Support for Ubuntu 20.04 kernel 5.8
19.2 revision 19.01.2084.34da44f18¶
Released: 26 May 2021
Adds fixes for the
now handles output for HP Smart Array Gen 10 controllers.
skips failed drives, parses older output
Adds installer fixes to execute depmod only for the installed kernels.
19.2 revision 19.01.2068.b4804fe04¶
Released: 7 May 2021
Adds fix for iSCSI compare-and-write operations when IOPS limits are applied.
Fix for BGP announcement withdrawal in routed iSCSI networks.
19.2 revision 19.01.2016.c4bc17cda¶
Released: 30 Apr 2021
Adds support for HGST Ultrastar SN100 and Micron 9100 Pro devices.
Adds json output to the storpool_ctl tool.
19.2 revision 19.01.2012.bc34dd830¶
Released: 21 Apr 2021
Adds support for Toshiba Cx5 NVMe line of drives.
The loader now invokes
storpool_hugepagesafter the /opt directory is mounted on boot.
Improves some logging messages for better clarity in beacon, API, and bridge.
19.2 revision 19.01.1991.f5ec6de23¶
Released 13 Apr 2021
Handles small MTU in iSCSI checks for portal group and controller addresses.
Adds srcversion property for kernel modules under Debian.
storpool-contribrepository in CentOS by default.
storpool_ctlhelper tool (details here)
New implementation of the
hpssacli_helpertool that caches the controller output (workaround for HP Smart Array opening all disks in readwrite mode).
19.2 revision 19.01.1957.1a9a9bb68¶
Released 30 Mar 2021
snapshotSpaceobject properties in python bindings.
dsnaprebasetool is now considering transient snapshots as deleted when they no longer save any space.
19.2 revision 19.01.1949.1aea86986¶
Released 26 Mar 2021
Adds fix in API for the
spaceUsedis a negative value.
19.2 revision 19.01.1946.0b0b05206¶
Released 20 Mar 2021
Adds fixes in iSCSI checks in
Adds support for interfaces with lower MTU on the initiators
Adds fix for abort when nodes are without access to the StorPool API.
Adds caching for the last known addresses and MTU for each known initiator (more at Initiator addresses cache for storpool_stat).
19.2 revision 19.01.1942.0464eda88¶
Released 16 Mar 2021
Adds CLI help readability changes and fixes some spelling errors.
Adds fix for
storpool_beaconLACP networks and
Support for Kubernetes worker nodes to attach StorPool volumes via iSCSI
Not specifying an export now exports a target to all initiators for a portal group.
19.2 revision 19.01.1907.2389092f3¶
Released 9 Mar 2021
Adds fix for a false positive check in the
19.2 revision 19.01.1905.5a6c7e113¶
Released 8 Mar 2021
update_*tools are now covering also the
Adds fix for wrong MAC address initialization for the
storpool_beaconservice after NIC reset.
Adds support for generating bridge interfaces with automation tools.
Adds fix for ejecting the last disk on a running
storpool_serverinstance not flagged as ejected.
Includes various other improvements in internal tools and services
19.2 revision 19.01.1879.4679753db¶
Released: 1 Mar 2021
Reliability improvements in the
storpool_mgmt(API) and the
API performance improvements in clusters with many volumes and snapshots (>20k).
Includes volumecare version 1.20 fixes and updates (8. VolumeCare Changelog).
19.2 revision 19.01.1816.16fa37c0d¶
Released: 15 Feb 2021
storpoolaccount used for sending debug reports is now a system one.
19.2 revision 19.01.1813.f4697d8c2¶
Released: 08 Feb 2021
Adds remote bridge status, showing the status of remotely connected clusters.
Initial support for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
Includes improvements and fixes in internal tools, and services.
19.2 revision 19.01.1795.5b374e835¶
Released: 30 Jan 2021
Adds support for the
vfio-pcidriver for NVMe devices (more at vfio-pci driver handling for NVMe devices).
Adds support for Western Digital Ultrastar SN200 NVMe device.
Includes volumecare version 1.19 fixes and updates (8. VolumeCare Changelog).
Includes small fixes and additions in internal services (service checks,
Fixes a problem with OpenStack components running both in a container and on the host system.
Includes fix in
storpool_bdkernel module now properly showing statistics under CentOS 8 and Ubuntu’s 5.xx kernels
19.2 revision 19.01.1732.02297f62b¶
Released: 15 Jan 2021
Adds fixes for iscsi_checks in
storpool_statwhen network interfaces are missing.
In-server disk tester latency measurement fixes.
Adds fixes in tools for hugepages reservation (NVMe namespace detection)
Updates CentOS 8 related debugging tools.
19.2 revision 19.01.1720.8c71b2ec3¶
Released: 12 Jan 2021
Adds support for Western Digital Gold NVMe U.2 (WDS960G1D0D).
Additional per-host checks in the
storpool_statservice now collects checksums for all StorPool services and related configuration files.
Adds fix for aggregation with large SATA SSD disks (7TB+).
Adds visible function symbols for easier function tracing (i.e., with
Adds small fixes in some externally visible helper tools (
disk_tester), internal tools and services.
19.2 revision 19.01.1689.6a0aa758b¶
Released: 08 Jan 2021
A major internal build system overhaul.
Adds initial support for the Intel NICs handled by the ice driver
Adds support for Toshiba XD5
19.2 revision 19.01.1656.1d6d61d3f¶
Released: 22 Dec 2020
Multicluster backup locations are now supported in volumecare (8. VolumeCare Changelog).
New policy in volumecare (3.2.4. keep-daily-split).
Includes improvements and and fixes in internal tools, core and services.
Creating a template without replication is now forbidden.
Monitoring now also tracks connectivity between iSCSI controllers and initiators.