Release Notes for F5 Openstack Agent

v9.8.45 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Change the algorithm from least-connection-node to least-connection-member for source_ip algorithm in neutorn
  • Use HEAD or GET for monitor
  • Remove persist profile from vs, if its default pool remove persistence
  • When update listener with customized paramater then bind the new http profile to the listener

Bug Fixes

  • Error loadbalancer cannot delete, cause of no partition
  • Fix the issue of route domain issue: id already exists.
  • Fix some logs
  • Fix log type
  • Will not del the vs customized property. It will use when configuring the other bigips in cluster mode
  • The extra items such as customized, tls in payload will cause error for updating operation

Limitations

v9.8.44 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Add lbaas-listener-update –customized support.
  • Add avaliability_zone configuration for agenting state reporting
  • Ensure to overwrite persistence profile
  • Tolerate persistence timeout in string type

Bug Fixes

  • Fix customized bug of vs == None
  • Handle both None and ‘’ situations for listener[‘customized’]
  • Fix ‘error opening BIG-IP - active:BIG-IP ready for provisioning’

Limitations

v9.8.43 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Support to modify client ca certificate
  • Support client authentication
  • Add ‘–customized’ support for listener creation.
  • Support session persistence timeout parameter in API
  • Customerised timeout value in persistence iRule and tolerate negative or None value of persistence_timeout
  • Change icontrol heartbeat interval as same as _report_state.
  • Support to modify lb operating_status accordingly

Bug Fixes

  • Fix listener exception log
  • Fix member batch deletion breakdown
  • Remove obsolete bwc code
  • Throw exception if no active bigips
  • FIX backwards compatibility problem of SNAT pool member name.

Limitations

v9.8.42 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

Bug Fixes

  • FIX backwards compatibility problem of SNAT pool member name.

Limitations

v9.8.41 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Remove the previous bwc function

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.8.40 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • protocol 0 support
  • listener tls support

Bug Fixes

  • Fix operating status issue
  • fix http profile issue

Limitations

v9.8.21 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

Bug Fixes

  • Remove unnecessary dependency package

Limitations

v9.8.20 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Support L7Policy and L7Rule in Agent lite mode
  • Support FTP and TERMINATED_HTTPS protocol in Agent lite mode
  • Support to create VS specific http profile, cookie persistence profile and source_addr persistence profile

Bug Fixes

  • Fix HA sync bug in L2 network mode

Limitations

v9.8.19 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Create virtual server specific http_cookie and source_addr persistence profile

Bug Fixes

  • Improve the performance of route domain and partition cleanup

Limitations

v9.8.18 (Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Add a ‘lite’ mode for F5 OpenStack Agent, which can improve the performance to deploy BIG-IP configuration and also tolerate some of the manual configuration changes made by user in BIG-IP.

Bug Fixes

  • Route domain and partition deleted while deleting loadbalancer.

Limitations

  • Agent lite only works with F5 LBaaS driver whose performance mode is 3.

v9.8.6 (Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • snat transparent and udp
  • bandwidth control
  • diameter, SIP

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.8.3 (Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Refresh esd with trigger

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.8.2 (Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Enhanced Advanced Load Balancer(ALB).
    • Added a switch to control whether or not b64decode 2 passwords

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.8.1 (Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike, Queens)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent supports Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike and Queens Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Enhanced Advanced Load Balancer(ALB).
    • Added support for Queens
    • Added some HPB code
    • Enabled REGEX comparison type for l7 rules
    • Added some IPv6 code

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.8.0 (Mitaka, Newton, Ocata, Pike)

NOTE: This version of F5 Openstack Agent will support Mitaka, Newton, Ocata and Pike Openstack releases.

Added Functionality

  • Enhanced Advanced Load Balancer(ALB).

    Add 2 profile types support in Enhanced Service Definition(ESD):

    • HTTP profile.
    • OneConnect profile.

Bug Fixes

  • Can not create selfip in both units using the same route domain ids.
  • Deletes incorrect route domain.

Limitations