Software Release Bulletin Safekit 7.1





Warning

This bulletin lists 7.1 SafeKit releases. Use the latest release to fix SafeKit.
For migration instructions and new features of SafeKit 7.1.x, see the SafeKit Release Notes (HTML, PDF ).

Latest Documentation Reference: SafeKit User's Guide (HTML, PDF) / Guide de l'utilisateur SafeKit (HTML, PDF)


SafeKit and OS at the correct level

Use Safekit 7.1.3 for:


Use Safekit 7.0 for other OS. See SafeKit 7.0 Software Release Bulletin for details on supported OS.


7.1.3.23

Date : May 13, 2016

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.22

Date : May 4, 2016

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.19

Date : December 18, 2015

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

Changes :

  • Errd implementation change (selective query / longer timeout)

Known Problems :

  • Incompatible configuration options <interface arpreroute="on"> and <virtual_interface type="vmac_invisible"> - see SK-0056
  • Checkers start failure on module start after a crash of the server - see SK-0060


7.1.3.15

Date : June 17, 2015

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Snmp : safeagent exception when starting the service (MARS 55424)

  • Hyperv2012R2.safe : swap fails if hyper-v Virtual Machine Configuration directory is not the default value

  • Safekit : LPR server : connections on Virtual IP don't work (MARS 54939 / EVD 53329) - see SK-0053

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.14

Date : April 17, 2015

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Rfs : check replicated directory/link to replicated directory at safekit start (MARS 54832)

  • Rfs : fix nfsbox coredump on SIGFPE signal (MARS 54965 / EVD 53353)

  • Rfs : fix "boundcmd" missing at module stop

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • See SafeKit Release Notes.
  • If Network Manager is used to manage network interfaces, Safekit can't properly work in case of network failure - see SK-0034


7.1.3.12

Date : March 13, 2015

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Checker : fix splitbrain checker (MARS 54521)

  • Safekit : fix "safekit set -r -v -p" command (MARS 54492)

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • See SafeKit Release Notes.
  • If Network Manager is used to manage network interfaces, Safekit can't properly work in case of network failure - see SK-0034

7.1.3.12

Date : March 6, 2015

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Checker : fix splitbrain checker (MARS 54521)

  • Safekit : fix "safekit set -r -v -p" command (MARS 54492)

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.11

Date : February 3, 2015

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Rfs : failure of rename during reintegration "OK vs NOEMPTY" (MARS 54172)

  • WebConsole : "Apply configuration" fails on "partially configured" module (MARS 54122)

  • Snmp : safekit modules can fail to start at boot when safeagent is set to automatic start (MARS 54076)

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.10

Date : January 16, 2015

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.10

Date : January 12, 2015

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • safekit modules can fail to start at boot when safeagent is set to automatic start - see SK-0052.
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.3.10

Date : December 22, 2014

OS :

AIX 5.3 (32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 7.1 (64-bit kernel)- see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Rfs : sync problem when stopping primary (MARS 53971)

  • WebConsole : Copy/Rename of non ascii file names (in Chrome, Firefox ...)

  • Safekit : problem when generating configuration signature (MARS 53925)

  • https : some commands are not accepted with "Control" role (MARS 52228 et 52229)

  • Safekit : corrections for internationalization

Changes :

Known Problems :


7.1.3.8

Date : December 8, 2014

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • SafeKit : On RedHat7, problem stopping mirror module on system shutdown (MARS 53771)

  • SafeKit : On RedHat7, module start on boot failure

  • Snmp : Error on start/stop safeagent (Redhat 7)

  • Rfs : file replication (mount problem) on Redhat 7 (MARS 53638)

  • https : generated certificates are not correct (MARS 53699)

  • Installation : check needed rpm packages (ie fuser) (MARS 53649)

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • You have to reload the WebConsole after adding server(s) address(es) into trusted zone
  • TLS protocol must be enabled if you want to use the WebConsole secured with https.
    (Warning : IE can't display an https site when TLS 1.2 and SSL 2.0 are selected, see : Microsoft KB2851628)
  • Error in documentation : "Securing the console with https" (§11.1.4.1), you have to connect to "http://CAserverIP:9001/conf/ca/certs" to import certificates.
  • Web console : In « Advanced » tab, rename and copy-paste of files containing non ascii characters fail on Firefox, chrome, and safari browsers.
    To circumvent the problem :
    - Use only ascii characters in file names
    - If using the Japanese localization, in the Japanese messages file, located in the safekit/web/htdocs/jquery.lang/langpack/lang.js.ja, line 176, replace the line:
    'Copy':'コピー' by 'Copy':'Copy'
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.3.7

Date : December 8, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • SafeKit : Windows process name comparison is not case sensitive for errd (MARS 53612)

  • WebConsole : "Restore the configuration" command fails when changing the module name (MARS 5333)

  • Heart : with failover="off", file replication problem due to heart automata error

  • WebConsole : the "Menu Bar" not displayed in Documentation Window (MARS 53115)

  • SafeKit: corrections and additions for internationalization

  • WebConsole : Deployment : clean "tmpdeployed" temporary module directory before unzipping new ".safe"

  • WebConsole : https : when using "Monitor" or "Control" role, the acces to "servers.xml" file is denied (MARS 53339)

  • WebConsole : fix minor bugs

Changes :

  • Major changes : see SafeKit Release Notes.
  • SafeKit : Japanese messages integration

  • SafeKit : date display "yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss" for all languages

  • Http : Changes in "caserv" apache configuration and "initssl" scripts

Known Problems :

  • You have to reload the WebConsole after adding server(s) address(es) into trusted zone
  • TLS protocol must be enabled if you want to use the WebConsole secured with https.
    (Warning : IE can't display an https site when TLS 1.2 and SSL 2.0 are selected, see : Microsoft KB2851628)
  • Error in documentation : "Securing the console with https" (§11.1.4.1), you have to connect to "http://CAserverIP:9001/conf/ca/certs" to import certificates.
  • Web console : In « Advanced » tab, rename and copy-paste of files containing non ascii characters fail on Firefox, chrome, and safari browsers.
    To circumvent the problem :
    - Use only ascii characters in file names
    - If using the Japanese localization, in the Japanese messages file, located in the safekit/web/htdocs/jquery.lang/langpack/lang.js.ja, line 176, replace the line:
    'Copy':'コピー' by 'Copy':'Copy'
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.3.6

Date : November 28, 2014

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.3.6

Date : October 28, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Security fix : vulnerabilities when using HTTPS with the web console: SSL 3.0 POODLE (CVE-2014-3566), SRTP memory leak (CVE-2014-3513)

  • SafeKit : invalid license display in WebConsole and "safekit level" command (MARS 53134, 53133, 53132)

  • SafeKit : errors in french messages (MARS 53131, 53127, 47729)

  • SafeKit : "undefined" messages in module log (MARS 50514)

  • WebConsole : "invalid name" when deploying a module saved in Application_Modules (MARS 53128)

  • WebConsole : language used to display the module log with "Monitoring => Log" (MARS 52358)

  • WebConsole : Editor adds empty lines in file when using "Insert" in "Xml" edit mode (MARS 48181)

  • WebConsole : on "restore the configuration", reinstall with the saved module id into userconfig.xml

  • Documentation: fix a link on user's guide

  • Documentation : command bar in documentation windows (MARS 53115)

  • Internationalization : safekit command messages containing non ascii characters are incorrectly rendered if piped into another command (such as “more”) in a console command window (cmd.exe).

Changes :

  • Major changes : see SafeKit Release Notes.
  • WebConsole : add "enter module name" before starting wizards from modules into Application_Modules

  • SafeKit : seamless http<->https switch in WebConsole, uri automatically modified to avoid modifying all installed application modules and servers.xml (MARS 52273)

Known Problems :

  • You have to reload the WebConsole after adding server(s) address(es) into trusted zone
  • TLS protocol must be enabled if you want to use the WebConsole secured with https
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.3.4

Date : October 17, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Security vulnerabilities when using HTTPS with the web console: SSL 3.0 POODLE (CVE-2014-3566), SRTP memory leak (CVE-2014-3513)
  • Internationalization : safekit command messages containing non ascii characters are incorrectly rendered if piped into another command (such as “more”) in a console command window (cmd.exe).
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.18

Date : October 29, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • SafeKit : exception in safekit_cmd.exe (MARS 53329 / EVD 51884)

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.17

Date : October 3, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Installation : installation problem on Domain Controler Windows 2008 (MARS 52892 / EVD 51583)

  • Installation : message missing when installing 32 bit package on a 64 bit server (MARS 52889 / EVD 51600)

  • Ping checker : unexpected "resource set to down by pingcheck.exe" and local state WAIT (MARS 52693)

  • Snmp : snmp agent core dump on exit (MARS 52435)

  • Integration : bugs in hyperv2012R2.safe module (MARS 51987, 51984, 51983, 51866)

  • SafeKit : early circlog exit if PowerShell custom checker is configured

  • WebConsole : "Impossible de copier (0). No transport" when using "Sauver dans Applications_Modules" (MARS 51746)

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.16

Date : July 11, 2014

OS :

AIX 5.3 (32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 7.1 (64-bit kernel)- see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

  • Safekit start at boot has changed : Safekit is now started at boot via the rc scripts. The "/etc/safeadmin" script (used to start "safeadmin" process) has been moved to "/etc/rc.d/init.d/safeadmin".

Known Problems :

  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.15

Date : June 13, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Installation : Windows 2008 "Failed to grant 'logon as service'.." error during installation (EVD 50293)

  • Rfs : nfsbox locking problem (MARS 51643 / EVD 50558, MARS 51460 / EVD 50317)

  • WebConsole : New message on "swap" command (MARS 51414 / EVD 50364)

  • Integration : bugs in "hyperv2012R2.safe" module (MARS 51520, 51499, 51466, 51451)

  • Snmp : "snmp set" command failure (MARS 50730)

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Ping checker doesn't work
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.14

Date : April 18, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Includes a fix for OpenSSL security hole problem

Changes :

  • http: New Apache configuration

Known Problems :

  • Installation : On Windows 2008 and older, the package installation fails with the following error : “Failed to grant 'logon as service' rights to user. (-2147023564 SafeKitUser )”
    (Windows 2008R2 and newer versions are not affected by this problem)
    Solution: Install SafeKit from the command line, using the following command:
    Msiexec /i safekit_windows_x86_64_7_1_2_14.msi OEMSKDOMAIN=”%COMPUTERNAME%”

  • Ping checker doesn't work
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command


7.1.2.14

Date : April 10, 2014

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Includes a fix for OpenSSL security hole problem

Changes :

  • http: New Apache configuration

Known Problems :

  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.2.11

Date : February 14, 2014

OS :

Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 8.1 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problems :

  • Ping checker doesn't work
  • Splitbrain checker doesn't work
  • Problem with "safekit set -r -v -p" command

7.1.1.12

Date : October 7, 2013

OS :

AIX 5.3 (32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 7.1 (64-bit kernel)- see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

  • Safekit : If exists, the user script "confcheck" is called on "safekit confcheck" command.
    Used to add complementary tests when checking configuration module; This script must be created by user under SAFE/modules/<"AM">/bin directory.

Known Problem :

  • Rfs: see SK-0045 for file mirroring configuration in AIX


7.1.1.11

Date : September 20, 2013

OS :

AIX 5.3 (32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Fix :

  • Safekit : on Aix 7.1 default route is removed when starting a mirror module with "one_side" Vip configuration (MARS 49296 / EVD 48030)

Known Problem :

  • Rfs: see SK-0045 for file mirroring configuration in AIX


7.1.1.10

Date : September 2, 2013

OS :

AIX 5.3 (32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Fix :

  • Rfs : fix symptom "degraded mode after create + lookup" (MARS 48329 / EVD 46896)

  • WebConsole : refresh installed modules list after deployment in "Manage" tab (MARS 48253)

  • WebConsole : deploy cluster with an empty url (MARS 48887)

  • Minor bugs in documentation

Known Problem :

  • Rfs: see SK-0045 for file mirroring configuration in AIX


7.1.1.8

Date : July 12, 2013

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Fix :

  • Minor bugs in documentation

Known Problems :

  • Vip : loadbalancing problems can occur if the virtual IP address is an IPv6 address (restriction) - see SK-0040


7.1.1.7

Date : June 28, 2013

OS :

Windows Server 2008 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 7 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
AIX 5.3 (PowerPC 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045
AIX 6, at least 6.1 (PowerPC 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0045

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

Known Problem :

  • rfs: see SK-0045 for file mirroring configuration in AIX


7.1.0.9

Date : June 6, 2013

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Fix :

  • Heart : Fix fragmented UDP heartbeat resource packets lost on heavily loaded network

Changes :

  • New SafeKit Web Console

  • Vip : Network loadbalancing without promiscuous mode
    Configuration : in "userconfig.xml" file,
    - set type="vmac_directed" for "virtual_interface" configuration
    - set arpreroute="on" for "interface" configuration
    - spread="off" is mandatory and is now the default value for "farm"

Known Problems :

  • Vip : loadbalancing problems can occur if the virtual IP address is an IPv6 address (restriction) - see SK-0040


7.1.0.8

Date : May 14, 2013

OS :

Red Hat Entreprise Linux 6 at least 6.1 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel) - see SK-0034
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 at least 5.2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)
Suse SLES 11 SP2 (Intel x86 32-bit and 64-bit kernel)

Restriction : Hard links and file system transactions are not supported

Changes :

  • New SafeKit Web Console

  • Vip : Network loadbalancing without promiscuous mode
    Configuration : in "userconfig.xml" file,
    - set type="vmac_directed" for "virtual_interface" configuration
    - set arpreroute="on" for "interface" configuration
    - spread="off" is mandatory and is now the default value for "farm"

Known Problems :

  • Vip : loadbalancing problems can occur if the virtual IP address is an IPv6 address (restriction)