Release Notes for F5 Openstack Agent

v9.9.40 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Identify customized http profile
  • Add the profile’s context when trying to update the listener’s profiles to avoid conflict.
  • Enable tls+http2 profile support

Bug Fixes

  • Fix TLS1.3 cipher group
  • Fix the variable name conflicts with the input parameter.
  • Use the full path name when creating a new profile.

Limitations

v9.9.31 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • New way for health monitor timeout
  • Add udp sip diameter hm type
  • Support http2 profile
  • Support websocket profile
  • Add disable option for HTTP2 and Websocket

Bug Fixes

  • Avoid patching profile failure, if profile is not created
  • If members exist, it will cause HTTP 409 ERROR
  • Update profiles before retriving the profiles from bigip.
  • Add rule and remove rule for ACLGroup

Limitations

v9.9.30 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Add flavor support: connection limit and connection rate limit.
  • Bind logging profile to http/terminated_https vs.
  • Add checking status support and don’t send the members with status of none or checking.
  • Add ACL feature.
  • Support cipher options.

Enhancement

Limitations

v9.9.6 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Revert the logging profile at this moment.

Bug Fixes

Limitations

v9.9.5 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

Bug Fixes

  • Catch all exception for route domain creation.
  • Fix the issue of deleting nodes and snat in bigip ha mode.

Limitations

v9.9.4 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

Bug Fixes

  • Fix check nodes issue in current partition

Limitations

v9.9.3 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • use the pool-id address and port to update the port
  • multiple agents update the members in order

Bug Fixes

  • Fix the issue of route domain issue: id already exists
  • change the member update status interval configurable
  • convert bandwidth from string to int
  • Fix the KeyError issue caused by heartbeat periodic task.
  • Fix negative periodic value not taking effect
  • by default disable the scrub agent task
  • Fix rds cache polluted problem
  • Cleanup all snat, vlan and self ip before removing partition
  • Handle bigip status check

Limitations

v9.9.2 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Login docker hub with an id under f5devcentral org
  • Handle both None and ‘’ situations for listener[‘customized’]
  • Ensure to overwrite persistence profile
  • Tolerate persistence timeout in string type
  • 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
  • Will not del the vs customized property. Use it when configuring the other bigips in cluster mode.
  • use a new way to check if tls and customized properties change.

Bug Fixes

  • Fix customized bug
  • Fix ‘error opening BIG-IP - active:BIG-IP ready for provisioning’

Limitations

v9.9.1 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Support session persistence timeout parameter in API
  • Customerised timeout value in persistence iRule and tolerate negative or None value of persistence_timeout
  • Add ‘–customized’ support for listener creation
  • Add to configure options for sanity check for bwc
  • Add the max bandwidth is 10000MB instead of 1000MB for bwc
  • Change icontrol heartbeat interval as same as _report_state
  • Support to modify lb operating_status accordingly

Bug Fixes

  • Do not detach user defined persist profile when removing pool
  • Fix listener exception log
  • Fix member batch deletion breakdown
  • Throw exception if no active bigips
  • Fix backwards compatibility problem of SNAT pool member name

Limitations

v9.9.0 (Pike, Queens)

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

Added Functionality

  • Support to create listener with client ca certificate.
  • Support create/delete/update the irule profile and bwc policy dynamically when creating/deleting a loadbalancer.
  • 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