Software Release Bulletin SafeKit 7.3


Warning

This bulletin lists 7.3 SafeKit releases. Use the latest release to fix SafeKit.
For migration instructions and new features of SafeKit 7.3.x, see the SafeKit Release Notes (HTML, PDF ).

Latest Documentation Reference: SafeKit User's Guide / Guide de l'utilisateur SafeKit


SafeKit and OS at the correct level

Use Safekit 7.3 for:


Use Safekit 7.2 for other OS. See SafeKit 7.2 Software Release Bulletin for details on supported OS.


7.3.0.14

Date : December 20, 2017

OS :

Windows Server 2016 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 10 Enterprise (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Fix:

Changes:

Restriction and Known Problems:


7.3.0.14

Date : December 15, 2017

OS :

Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 at least 6.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 at least 7.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Debian 8 at least 8.7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Fix:

Changes:

  • Major changes: 3 nodes replication module for Linux and external synchonization for replicated directories. See SafeKit Release Notes
  • Security settings (Linux only): automatic local firewall settings if opted-in during SafeKit package installation
  • Application modules: modules customized for a specific business application are no more delivered with the SafeKit package. These HA modules can now be downloaded from Evidian site

Restriction and Known Problems:

  • Refer to the SafeKit Release Notes.
  • File replication does not support hard links and file system transactions
  • IE11 and Webconsole secured with https - see SK-0065


7.3.0.13

Date : November 21, 2017

OS :

Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 at least 6.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 at least 7.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Debian 8 at least 8.7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Fix:

  • Config : if a mirror module is deployed with more than one replicated directory, a new configuration (update and deploy) is inconsistent (MARS 64298)

  • Rfs : performance improvment (MARS 64225)

Changes:

Restriction and Known Problems:

  • Refer to the SafeKit Release Notes.
  • File replication does not support hard links and file system transactions
  • IE11 and Webconsole secured with https - see SK-0065


7.3.0.12

Date : October 20, 2017

OS :

Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 at least 6.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 at least 7.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Debian 8 at least 8.7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Fix:

  • Rfs : Primary goes Alone if a file is moved from a "not replicated" to "replicated" directory (MARS 63072)

  • SafeKit : if "CA Server" is running "safekit uninstall" doesn't stop it (MARS 62965)

  • Rfs : if the replicated directory ex. Rep1 is replaced with ex. Rep2, "safekit config" doesn't remove "Rep1_For_SafeKit_Replication" link (MARS 63890)

  • Rfs : reintegration fails with errors "Server fault / too many open files" if nbrei="10" (or superior) in userconfig.xml (MARS 63063)

  • Config : inconsistent error when deploying a mirror module with a bad local address in lan configuration (MARS 62756)

  • Safekit : Safekit behaviour improvment when a flow interface goes from down to up (MARS 62724)

Changes:

Restriction and Known Problems:

  • Refer to the SafeKit Release Notes.
  • File replication does not support hard links and file system transactions
  • IE11 and Webconsole secured with https - see SK-0065


7.3.0.11

Date : September 29, 2017

OS :

Windows Server 2016 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Windows 10 Enterprise (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Changes:

Restriction and Known Problems:

  • Refer to the SafeKit Release Notes.
  • File replication does not support hard links and file system transactions
  • IE11 and Webconsole secured with https - see SK-0065


7.3.0.6

Date : June 19, 2017

OS :

Redhat Enterprise Linux 6 at least 6.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Redhat Enterprise Linux 7 at least 7.2 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)
Debian 8 at least 8.7 (Intel x86 64-bit kernel)

Changes:

Restriction and Known Problems:

  • Refer to the SafeKit Release Notes.
  • File replication does not support hard links and file system transactions
  • IE11 and Webconsole secured with https - see SK-0065