Document Revision HistoryΒΆ

Revision Description Date
1.5 This documentation update release updated the style of this document. 01-28-19
1.4 Updated the documentation for Declarative Onboarding v1.2.0. This release contains the following changes:
* Added support using Declarative Onboarding in a container (see Using Declarative Onboarding in a Docker Container).
* Added a new section on using JSON Pointers in Declarative Onboarding declarations (see JSON Pointers).
* Added a note and link about the Declarative Onboarding Postman Collection available on GitHub (see Prerequisites and Requirements).
* Added notes about the BIG-IP v14.0 and later Secure Password Policy (see If using BIG-IP 14.0 or later for details).
* Added new example declarations to Example declarations.

Issues Resolved:
* Corrected an issue which would reject a CIDR of 1x on a Self IP address.
* Corrected an issue in which DB vars were not rolled back in the event of an error.
01-16-19
1.3 Updated the provisioning examples to use a value of minimum and not minimal. 01-08-19
1.2 Updated the documentation for Declarative Onboarding v1.1.0. This version is fully supported by F5 Networks, and has moved to the F5Networks GitHub repository. Additionally, this release contains the following changes:
* Added support for using a BIG-IQ to license the BIG-IP (see Composing a declaration for licensing BIG-IP with a BIG-IQ).
* Added support for using arbitrary database variables (see DB variable class).
* Added support for assigning users to All Partitions (see User Class for usage).
* Added the option of not allowing Shell access when creating a user (see User Class for usage).
* Improved reporting for schema validation errors.
* Declarations now apply defaults from the schema.

Issues Resolved:
* Corrected a clustering race condition when onboarding 2 devices at the same time.
* Fixed an issue that was improperly deleting objects which just had a property change.
* Declarations now dis-allow sync-failover device group with both autoSync and fullLoadOnSync.
* Declarative Onboarding now ensures that non-floating self IPs are created before floating self IPs.
* Declarative Onboarding now handles missing content-type header.
* Fixed an issue where device name was not being set if hostname already matched declaration.
12-19-18
1.1 Updated the example declarations to change allowService from all to default, changed the tagging for VLANs to false, updated the Self IP section to include a trafficGroup and removed the floating parameter as it does not apply to Self IP.
Added a tip to Composing a Declarative Onboarding declaration for a standalone BIG-IP and Composing a Declarative Onboarding declaration for a cluster of BIG-IPs stating you can use GET to track the status of a declaration.
11-13-18
1.0 Documentation for the initial release of F5 Declarative Onboarding 11-13-18