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TITLE: Release Notes update for 2.9 Release (PEP345). DESCRIPTION: Put the 29 release notes back to head since they were updated for 2.9 after the release branch
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+
+ <title>PEP</title><o:smarttagtype namespaceuri="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" name="City"></o:smarttagtype>
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-<div class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;" align="center"><span
- style="color: black;">
-<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2"
- width="100%"></span></div>
-<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 12pt; text-align: center;"
- align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13.5pt; color: black;">Pegasus
+<div class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;" align="center"><span style="color: black;">
+<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2" width="100%"></span></div>
+<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 12pt; text-align: center;" align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 13.5pt; color: black;">Pegasus
Enhancement Proposal (PEP)<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-top: 0pt;"><span style="color: black;">
<br>
-<b>PEP #:</b> 332<br>
+<b>PEP #:</b> 345<br>
</span></p>
<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b>Title: </b>Release
-Notes for OpenPegasus 2.8.0</p>
+Notes for OpenPegasus 2.9.0</p>
-<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b>Created:</b> 21 June 2008</p>
+<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b>Created:</b> 05 January 2009</p>
<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b>Authors: </b>Karl Schopmeyer<br>
@@ -1029,7 +1020,7 @@ Notes for OpenPegasus 2.8.0</p>
<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b>Version History:</b></p>
-<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 100%;" border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" width="100%" height="155" id="table1">
+<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 100%;" id="table1" border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" height="155" width="100%">
<tbody>
@@ -1072,7 +1063,7 @@ Notes for OpenPegasus 2.8.0</p>
<td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="left" height="22">
<p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;" align="center">
- <font size="2"><span style="font-family: Arial">21 June 2008</span></font></p>
+ <font size="2"><span style="font-family: Arial;">05 January 2009</span></font></p>
</td>
@@ -1086,7 +1077,7 @@ Notes for OpenPegasus 2.8.0</p>
<td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="22">
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: Arial; color: black;"><font size="2">Initial
-Submission</font><o:p><font size="2">
+Submission&nbsp;<span style="color: red;"></span></font><o:p><font size="2">
</font></o:p></span></p>
</td>
@@ -1097,37 +1088,35 @@ Submission</font><o:p><font size="2">
<td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">1.1</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">6 July 2008</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">16 Jananuary 2008</td>
<td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">Karl Schopmeyer</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21">Incorporate initial comments</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21">Update with comments from 1.0 incorporated.</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">1.2</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">11 July 2008</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">Karl Schopmeyer</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21">Incorporate All Comments to date
- (See discussion for list of changes)</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21"></td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">1.3</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">23 July 2008</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21">Karl Schopmeyer</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" align="center" height="21"></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21">Add bug 7501 to compatibility
- issues table. Remove temp change list section</td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;" height="21"></td>
</tr>
@@ -1148,21 +1137,17 @@ Submission</font><o:p><font size="2">
</table>
<div class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;" align="center">
- <span
- style="color: black;">
-<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2"
- width="100%"></span></div>
+ <span style="color: black;">
+<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2" width="100%"></span></div>
<p><b>Abstract:</b> This document defines the release notes for the
-2.8.0 release of the OpenPegasus CIM Server. The purpose of this PEP is
+2.9.0 release of the OpenPegasus CIM Server. The purpose of this PEP is
to summarize the characteristics of this release, point to other
documentation that defines the release in more detail, and provide
additional information about this release that is not available in the
other Pegasus documentation. </p>
<div class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center;" align="center">
- <span
- style="color: black;">
-<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2"
- width="100%"></span></div>
+ <span style="color: black;">
+<hr align="center" color="#009900" noshade="noshade" size="2" width="100%"></span></div>
<h2 style="margin-bottom: 1px;"><b><o:p><font size="5">&nbsp;Contents</font></o:p></b></h2>
<ol>
<li><a href="#Availability_of_this_Release_">Availability of this
@@ -1176,8 +1161,7 @@ to CIM/WBEM Standards</a></li>
<li><a href="#Conformance%20with%20DMTF%20Specifications">Conformance
with DMTF Specifications</a></li>
<li><a href="#PEGASUS%20Bugs">OpenPegasus Bugs</a></li>
- <li> <a
- href="#Pegasus%20Release%20Control%20and%20Version%20Definition%20Documentation">OpenPegasus
+ <li> <a href="#Pegasus%20Release%20Control%20and%20Version%20Definition%20Documentation">OpenPegasus
Release Control and Version Definition Documentation</a></li>
<li><a href="#General%20Documentation">General
Documentation</a></li>
@@ -1189,21 +1173,17 @@ of this Release</span></h2>
<li><b>Source release</b> in both ZIP (and ZIP EXE) and TAR formats.
These can be
downloaded from the <span class="SpellE">OpenPegasus</span> Web
-site at <a
- href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&amp;ggid=392">www.openpegasus.org.</a>&nbsp;</li>
+site at <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&amp;ggid=392">www.openpegasus.org.</a>&nbsp;</li>
<li><b>OpenPegasus&nbsp;source RPMs</b> on the OpenPegasus web site.. A source RPM is&nbsp; available on the
OpenPegasus web site that can be used to build binaries for most LSB-compliant RPM-based Linux distributions and versions.</li>
<li><b>The Pegasus CVS repository</b>. The CVS tags representing this
release and
subsequent snapshots that are made available in the Pegasus CVS are
-defined on the OpenPegasus CVS repository web page (see the <a
- href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/">OpenPegasus
-CVS page</a> for information) using the tags defined on the <a
- href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=cvs.tpl&amp;ggid=392">release
+defined on the OpenPegasus CVS repository web page (see the <a href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/">OpenPegasus
+CVS page</a> for information) using the tags defined on the <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=cvs.tpl&amp;ggid=392">release
snapshots page</a>.</li>
</ul>
-<p>The instructions for acquiring the released code are on the <a
- href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&amp;ggid=392">Pegasus
+<p>The instructions for acquiring the released code are on the <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/page.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&amp;ggid=392">Pegasus
WEB site</a>.
Installation instructions are part of the README in the root of the
Pegasus source
@@ -1217,7 +1197,7 @@ Pegasus overall status by release is defined by&nbsp; a
that is available on the OpenPegasus web site .&nbsp; That web page shows the
Pegasus users and developers the status of the various features found in Pegasus
using a simple color coded key (white, red, yellow, green) and a description of
-each feature.<p>Pegasus 2.8.0
+each feature.<p>Pegasus 2.9.0
is a major release, extending the previous Pegasus release in selected
areas as described in the Pegasus&nbsp; PEP defining this release
.&nbsp; </p>
@@ -1225,80 +1205,51 @@ areas as described in the Pegasus&nbsp; PEP defining this release
<p>The major areas of development for this release&nbsp; were as follows. For
more information access the PEP for each change defined:</p>
- <p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;" align="left">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<font size="4">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
+ <p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;" align="left">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<font style="font-weight: bold;" size="4">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
Table of Major Changes for this Release</font></p>
- <TABLE style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial" cellSpacing=1 borderColorDark=#666666
- borderColorLight=#CCCCCC border=1 width="82%">
- <TBODY>
- <TR align="center">
- <TH bgColor=#00FFFF>PEP #</TH>
- <TH bgColor=#00FFFF>Description of Change</TH>
- <TH bgColor=#00FFFF width="128">Posted PEP<br>Version</TH>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">307</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Memory Resident Repository</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="https://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16769/PEP307_DisklessRepository.htm">
- 1.3.1</a></TD>
- </TR>
+ <table style="font-family: Arial;" bordercolordark="#666666" bordercolorlight="#CCCCCC" border="1" cellspacing="1" width="82%">
+ <tbody>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <th bgcolor="#00ffff">PEP/BUG #</th>
+ <th bgcolor="#00ffff">Description of Change</th>
+ <th bgcolor="#00ffff" width="128">Posted PEP<br>Version</th>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">PEP 311</td>
+ <td align="left" width="75%">WS-Management Support in CIM Server - Phase II</td>
+ <td width="128"><a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/17656/PEP311_WSManSupportInCIMServer_2_1.htm">2.1</a></td>
+ </tr>
<tr>
- <TD width="7%">
- <p align="center">311</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">WS-Management Support in CIM Server</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <p align="center">
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16744/PEP311_WSManSupportInCIMServer_1_4.htm" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline; text-underline: single">
- 1.4</a></TD>
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">PEP 314</td>
+ <td align="left" width="75%">SQLite Repository</td>
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="128"><a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/18018/PEP314_SQLiteRepository_2_3.htm">2.3</a></td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">PEP 316</td>
+ <td align="left" width="75%">In-Memory-Tracing</td>
+ <td width="128"><a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/17360/PEP_316-In-Memory_Tracing.htm">1.1</a></td>
</tr>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">313</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Pluggable Provider Managers - Enhancement</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16698/PEP_313_PluggableProviderManagers.html">
- 1.2</a></TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">315</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Tracing in OpenPegasus - Enhancement</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="https://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16768/PEP_315_-Tracing_in_OpenPegasus.htm">
- 1.0</a></TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">319</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Profile Registration Profile Support</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16888/PEP319_DMTF_PRP_1_3.htm">
- 1.3</a></TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">322</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Track Generated Indications Data</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="https://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16767/PEP322_IndStatisticData.htm">
- 1.2</a></TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">323</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">DMTf Indication Profile Implementation, Stage
- 1 (DMTF DSP 1054)</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="https://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16770/PEP323_DMTF_Indication_Profile_stage_1.htm">
- 1.0</a></TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD width="7%">322</TD>
- <TD align="left" width="75%">Track Generated Indications Data</TD>
- <TD width="128">
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16873/PEP322_IndStatisticData.htm">
- 1.2</a></TD>
- </TR>
- </TBODY>
- </TABLE>
-</html>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">PEP 328</td>
+ <td align="left" width="75%">Solaris 11 (Nevada) support for CC compiler and IX86</td>
+ <td width="128"><a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/18239/PEP328_SolarisIX86Port.htm">1.2</a></td>
+ </tr>
+
+
+ <tr><td style="text-align: center;">Bug 7902</td><td>Allow modifyClass on non-leaf class</td><td style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://bugzilla.openpegasus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7902">7902</a></td></tr><tr><td style="text-align: center;">Bug 7996</td><td>64 bit platform support for z;/OS</td><td style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://bugzilla.openpegasus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=7996">7996</a></td></tr><tr align="center">
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">Bug 8074 </td><td align="left" width="75%">Significant performance enhancement in out-of-process providers (~ 300%) through binary protocol</td>
+
+ <td width="128"><a href="http://bugzilla.openpegasus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8074">8074</a></td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td style="text-align: center;" width="7%">Bug 8171</td><td align="left" width="75%">Access to binary protocol for clients </td>
+
+ <td width="128"><a href="http://bugzilla.openpegasus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8171">8171</a></td>
+ </tr>
+ </tbody>
+ </table>
<p>The status of several components of Pegasus functionality change status
between Pegasus versions. <span class="norm"><a name="comtag_116">Features that
have changed status can be identified by a change in color from the previous
@@ -1311,19 +1262,18 @@ for more information.</p>
<h3><font color="#000000">Information on&nbsp; IPv6 Support (PEP 291)</font></h3>
<p><b>NOTE:</b> This functionality was incorporated in OpenPegasus 2.7.0 but it
-was felt that the information below was worth repeating in the 2.8.0 Release
+was felt that the information below was worth repeating in subsequent Release
Notes</p>
<p style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);"><font color="#000000">IPv6 is short for "Internet
Protocol
Version 6". IPv6 is the "next generation" protocol designed by the IETF
to replace the current version Internet Protocol, IP Version 4
-("IPv4"). IPv6 Support for OpenPegasus is documented in </font> <a
- href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/14222/PEP_291_IPv6.html">
-<font color="#3333FF">PEP
+("IPv4"). IPv6 Support for OpenPegasus is documented in </font> <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/14222/PEP_291_IPv6.html">
+<font color="#3333ff">PEP
291</font></a><font color="#000000">.</font></p>
<p>The IPv6 support in OpenPegasus is
controlled by the PEGASUS_ENABLE_IPV6 build variable. The default for this
-variable is &quot;true&quot;; setting this to
+variable is "true"; setting this to
'false' before building OpenPegasus will disable the IPv6 support.<br>
</p>
<p>The following subsections provide
@@ -1346,33 +1296,31 @@ running on a host system) takes separate host and port options. In this
case a host with an IPv6-configured network interface would be
specified as:<br>
</p>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153);"><font color="#000000">osinfo -h
-3ffe:1:2:1 -p 5988</font></div>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153); font-family: monospace;"><big><font color="#000000">osinfo -h
+3ffe:1:2:1 -p 5988</font></big></div>
<p>But the cimcli command, which
takes
an optional "location" option including an optional port number,
requires the IPv6 address to be delimited with brackets, for example:<br>
</p>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px;">cimcli ns -l [3ffe:1:2:1]</div>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px; font-family: monospace;"><big>cimcli ns -l [3ffe:1:2:1]</big></div>
<p>or</p>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px;">cimcli ns -l [3ffe:1:2:1]:5989<br>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px;"><big><span style="font-family: monospace;">cimcli ns -l [3ffe:1:2:1]:5989</span></big><br>
</div>
<br>
For more information on
specifying
-IPv6 addresses, refer to <a
- href="http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2373.txt">IETF RFC 2373 - IP Version
+IPv6 addresses, refer to <a href="http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2373.txt">IETF RFC 2373 - IP Version
6 Addressing Architecture</a>
-and <a
- href="http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2732.txt">IETF RFC 2732 - Format for
+and <a href="http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2732.txt">IETF RFC 2732 - Format for
Literal IPv6 Addresses in URL's</a>.<br>
<h4><font color="#000000">IPv6 on Linux</font></h4>
<p>Modern Linux distributions already
contain IPv6-ready kernels, the
IPv6 capability is generally compiled as a module, but it's possible
that this module is not loaded automatically on startup.</p>
-<p>Note:
-you shouldn't anymore use kernel series 2.2.x, because it's not
+<p><span style="font-weight: bold;">Note:
+</span>you shouldn't&nbsp;use kernel series 2.2.x, because it's not
IPv6-up-to-date anymore. Also the IPv6 support in series 2.4.x is no
longer improved according to definitions in latest RFCs. It's recommend
to use series 2.6.x now.<br>
@@ -1382,28 +1330,23 @@ running
kernel supports IPv6, take a look into your /proc filesystem. The entry
/proc/net/if_inet6 must exist. A short automated test looks like:<br>
</p>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153);"><font color="#000000">test -f
-/proc/net/if_inet6 &amp;&amp; echo "Running kernel is IPv6 ready"</font></div>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153); font-family: monospace;"><big><font color="#000000">test -f
+/proc/net/if_inet6 &amp;&amp; echo "Running kernel is IPv6 ready"</font></big></div>
<p>For more information on
enabling
IPv6 in the Linux kernel and configuring network interfaces, refer to
-<a
- href="http://tldp.org/HOWTO/html_single/Linux+IPv6-HOWTO/">The Linux
+<a href="http://tldp.org/HOWTO/html_single/Linux+IPv6-HOWTO/">The Linux
Documentation Project's IPv6 HOWTO</a>.<br>
<br>
<span style="font-weight: bold;">Warning</span>:
There is currently an open issue with RedHat to address a problem that
is seen intermittently on RHEL5 and SLES10 systems. This problem is
-described in <span
- style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">
-<a
- href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6586">Pegasus
+described in <span style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">
+<a href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6586">Pegasus
bug 6586</a>
</span>
-and<span
- style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">
-<a
- href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=248052">RedHat
+and<span style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">
+<a href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=248052">RedHat
bug 248052</a>,
</span>
and manifests itself as an intermittent IPv6 socket failure. You should be aware
@@ -1414,13 +1357,12 @@ environments.</p>
implementations for Windows Server
2003, Windows XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1), Windows XP with Service
Pack 2 (SP2), and Windows CE .NET 4.1 and later.</p>
-On Windows XP, you can use the <span
- style="font-weight: bold; ">ipv6.exe</span> tool to install, uninstall, and
+On Windows XP, you can use the <span style="font-weight: bold;">ipv6.exe</span> tool to install, uninstall, and
query
your IPv6 configuration. For example:<br>
<br>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153);"><font color="#000000">ipv6 install<br>
-ipv6 if</font></div>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px; color: rgb(153, 51, 153); font-family: monospace;"><big><font color="#000000">ipv6 install<br>
+ipv6 if</font></big></div>
<p>Windows Vista
and Windows Server 2008 support an integrated
IPv4 and IPv6 implementation known as the Next Generation TCP/IP stack.
@@ -1430,8 +1372,7 @@ on Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008.<br>
For more information on
installing, configuring, and using IPv6 on Windows platforms, refer to
the document
-<a
- href="https://www.microsoft.com/technet/network/ipv6/ipv6faq.mspx">
+<a href="https://www.microsoft.com/technet/network/ipv6/ipv6faq.mspx">
<font color="#000000">IPv6
for Microsoft Windows: Frequently Asked Questions</font></a>.<br>
</p>
@@ -1447,8 +1388,8 @@ tests
using the IPv6 loopback or a real IPv6-configured network interface.
For example, using the IPv6 loopback on a system with OpenPegasus
running on the WBEM standard http port of 5988:<br>
-<div style="margin-left: 40px;"><br>
- osinfo -h ::1</div>
+<div style="margin-left: 40px;"><br><big style="font-family: monospace;">
+ osinfo -h ::1</big></div>
<h2><a name="Compatibility_Considerations_">Compatibility Considerations</a></h2>
<p>Support for forward-compatibility is a fundamental design principle for the
OpenPegasus project. As a Community, our goal is for well-behaved OpenPegasus
@@ -1458,56 +1399,63 @@ are certain classes of errors (e.g., non-compliance with a standard that
significantly affects interoperability) that may require the Community to make
potentially incompatible changes. The following table contains a list of defect
fixes that MAY impact, even well-behaved, OpenPegasus Providers or Clients when
-upgrading to OpenPegasus 2.8.0.</p>
- <TABLE style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial" cellSpacing=1 borderColorDark=#666666
- borderColorLight=#CCCCCC border=1 width="80%">
- <TBODY>
- <TR align="center">
- <TH bgColor=#00FFFF width=10%>Bugzilla #</TH>
- <TH bgColor=#00FFFF>Description</TH>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6812">6812</a></TD>
- <TD align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the behavior of the setName() method is
+upgrading to this OpenPegasus release.</p>
+ <table style="font-family: Arial;" bordercolordark="#666666" bordercolorlight="#CCCCCC" border="1" cellspacing="1" width="80%">
+ <tbody>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <th bgcolor="#00ffff" width="10%">Bugzilla #</th>
+ <th bgcolor="#00ffff">Description</th>
+ </tr>
+ <tr><td style="text-align: center;"><a href="http://bugzilla.openpegasus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8229">8229</a></td><td>The Common Information Model (CIM) Infrastructure Specification (DSP0004)
+ version 2.3 contains this statement in section 3.2: "If the specification
+ references a class without defining it first, the server must reject it as
+ invalid if it does not already have a definition of that class."
+ Previously, this check was only performed for derived classes. In
+ Pegasus 2.9, the check is also done for base classes. This may cause a
+ MOF file that previously loaded without problem to generate an error if it
+ contains a forward reference. Note that the CIM 2.13.1 schema in the
+ Pegasus source repository contained such an error in Pegasus 2.8, which is
+ also corrected in Pegasus 2.9.</td></tr><tr align="center">
+ <td><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6812">6812</a></td>
+ <td align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the behavior of the setName() method was
changed in the Pegasus C++ interface for the CIM data type model. For
data types that use a shared representation model, the setName() method
- now throws an Exception when the object is &quot;contained&quot; by another CIM
+ now throws an Exception when the object is "contained" by another CIM
data object. <br>
Specifically, setName() may throw the new exception in these cases: <br>
<u>CIMProperty</u> contained by CIMClass, CIMInstance, and CIMObject <br>
<u>CIMQualifier</u> contained by CIMClass, CIMInstance, CIMObject,
CIMProperty, CIMParameter, and CIMMethod <br>
<u>CIMMethod</u> contained by CIMClass <br>
- <u>CIMParameter</u> contained by CIMMethod</TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7453">7453</a></TD>
- <TD>
+ <u>CIMParameter</u> contained by CIMMethod</td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7453">7453</a></td>
+ <td>
<p align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the C++ CMPI IndicationMI function
- signatures have been changed to fit the CMPIIndicationMIFT definitions.
+ signatures were changed to fit the CMPIIndicationMIFT definitions.
<br>
The CmpiResult parameter in CmpiIndicationMI authorizeFilter, mustPoll,
activateFilter and deActivateFilter have been removed cause it does not
exist in the CMPIIndicationMIFT definitions. <br>
The missing CmpiContext parameter and CMPIStatus have been added to
- enableIndications and disableIndications.</TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7488">7488</a></TD>
- <TD>
- <p align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the CMPI property filter handling has
- been improved in performance. <br>
+ enableIndications and disableIndications.</p></td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7488">7488</a></td>
+ <td>
+ <p align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the CMPI property filter handling performance was improved. <br>
Two things have changed in the behaviour of the property filter
handling: <br>
* Repeated applying of property filters onto the same instance will now
only leave the properties which build the most common dominator on the
instance. <br>
* It is not possible anymore to add properties not defined for the
- corresponding class to an instance.</TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7624">7624</a></TD>
- <TD>
+ corresponding class to an instance.</p></td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7624">7624</a></td>
+ <td>
<p align="left">In Pegasus 2.8, the algorithm used by the MessageLoader
to search the accept language list to determine which message file to
open was changed. Before Pegasus 2.8, the Message Loader used the
@@ -1517,14 +1465,13 @@ upgrading to OpenPegasus 2.8.0.</p>
language list for an exact match. The first exact match found will
be returned.<br>
2.) If an exact match does not exist, the Message Loader will return
- an ICU &quot;fallback&quot; match for the first entry in accept language list.<br>
- 3.) If an ICU &quot;fallback&quot; match does not exist for the first entry,
+ an ICU "fallback" match for the first entry in accept language list.<br>
+ 3.) If an ICU "fallback" match does not exist for the first entry,
it will return the ROOT resource bundle.</p>
</blockquote>
- <p align="left">With the release of Pegasus 2.8, the Message Loader will
- not longer return ICU &quot;fallback&quot; matches. In addition, it will give
+ <p align="left">With the release of Pegasus 2.8, the Message Loader no longer returns ICU "fallback" matches. In addition, it&nbsp;gives
preference to the default process locale over the ROOT resource bundle.
- In Pegasus 2.8, the Message Loader has been modified to use the
+ In Pegasus 2.8, the Message Loader was modified to use the
following algorithm: </p>
<ul>
<p align="left">1.) The Message Loader will search the accept
@@ -1535,36 +1482,33 @@ upgrading to OpenPegasus 2.8.0.</p>
3.) If an exact match for the default process locale is not found,
it will return the ROOT resource bundle.</p>
</ul>
- </TD>
- </TR>
- <TR align="center">
- <TD><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7501">
- 7501</a></TD>
- <TD>
+ </td>
+ </tr>
+ <tr align="center">
+ <td><a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=7501">
+ 7501</a></td>
+ <td>
<p align="left">Since OpenPegasus 2.7.2 the way CMPI_chars are added to
arrays was corrected to follow the CMPI specification. Following the
CMPI specification means that CMPI_chars are not to be dereferenced,
contrary to all other subtypes of CMPIValues.<br>
If you experience an error since switching over to OpenPegasus 2.8
- saying &quot;The byte sequence starting at offset xx is not valid UTF-8
- encoding&quot;, this is an indication for a missing update in the provider
+ saying "The byte sequence starting at offset xx is not valid UTF-8
+ encoding", this is an indication for a missing update in the provider
code.<br>
<br>
The update for a C CMPI provider using arrays of CMPI_chars is to use a
char* now as input parameter instead of a char**.<br>
<u>CMPI Example:</u><br>
-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; char* role = &quot;Unknown&quot;;<br>
+&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; char* role = "Unknown";<br>
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; array = CMNewArray(_broker,1,CMPI_chars,rc);<br>
<i>from:</i><br>
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; CMSetArrayElementAt(array,0,(CMPIValue*)<b>&amp;</b>role,CMPI_chars);<br>
<i>to:</i><br>
-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; CMSetArrayElementAt(array,0,(CMPIValue*)role,CMPI_chars);</TD>
- </TR>
- </TBODY>
- </TABLE>
-</html>
-
-
+&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; CMSetArrayElementAt(array,0,(CMPIValue*)role,CMPI_chars);</p></td>
+ </tr>
+ </tbody>
+ </table>
<h2>OpenPegasus Relationship to
CIM/WBEM Standards</h2>
<p>Pegasus was designed and implemented to comply with the DMTF
@@ -1626,14 +1570,11 @@ Servers and means that the the provider qualifier is unused in Pegasus.</li>
<li><b>Indications </b>-Today Pegasus supports process
indications and lifecycle indications when defined specifically by
providers. Pegasus does not support lifecycle indications if they are
-not defined by the provider or for changes to CIM Classes.<font
- color="#ff0000"> </font><span class="norm"><font color="#ff0000">&nbsp;</font>For
+not defined by the provider or for changes to CIM Classes.<font color="#ff0000"> </font><span class="norm"><font color="#ff0000">&nbsp;</font>For
more information see the Pegasus CVS file:<a name="comtag_137"><font size="2">
- </font><font
- face="Courier New" size="2">&nbsp;pegasus/src/Unsupported/LifecycleIndicationProvider/README.LifecycleIndications.htm</font></a><font size="2">.</font></span></li>
+ </font><font face="Courier New" size="2">&nbsp;pegasus/src/Unsupported/LifecycleIndicationProvider/README.LifecycleIndications.htm</font></a><font size="2">.</font></span></li>
<li>
- <p class="MsoNormal"><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">IncludeQualifiers
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-weight: bold;">IncludeQualifiers
option on Instance Operations</font><span style="color: black;"><b>&nbsp;</b>
-
The DMTF specifications have deprecated the use of qualifiers on
@@ -1674,15 +1615,13 @@ Pegasus compiler does not support the namespace pragma.</p>
chunking
based on the DSP0200 1.2.0 preliminary spec. including the operation trailer
defined in that specification Refer to bug
- <a
- href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6760">6760</a> for more details.
+ <a href="http://cvs.opengroup.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=6760">6760</a> for more details.
This trailer was completely removed from the DSP0200 1.2 final specification
as a non-compatible change so that if chunking is used Pegasus is returning
a noncompliant response to enumerate type requests. <br>
</li>
</ol>
-<h2><b><span style="font-family: Times;">OpenPegasus <a
- name="Supported Platforms">Supported
+<h2><b><span style="font-family: Times;">OpenPegasus <a name="Supported Platforms">Supported
Platforms</a></span></b></h2>
<p align="left">Each OpenPegasus release lists as 'active' platforms those
hardware/software platforms that have recognized ports for the Pegasus code base
@@ -1698,95 +1637,78 @@ The platforms that are considered ported are shown in the two tables below.&nbsp
The first table represents platform sofr which testing is done on a regular
basis and reported to the Pegasus Nightly Build Test WEB Page. Those platforms
which have been ported but do not have test results that are current at the time
-of the release are reported in the second table</p>
-<p align="center"><br>
-<b>Actively Supported Platforms (Nightly Tests Reported for this release</b></p>
-<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 90%;" border="1"
- cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1">
+of the release are reported in the second table.</p><b>Actively Supported Platforms (Nightly Tests Reported for this release)</b>
+<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 90%;" border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1">
<tbody>
<tr style="">
- <td
- style="padding: 0.75pt; background: #00FFFF 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 240px;"
- height="26">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt; background: rgb(0, 255, 255) none repeat scroll 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 240px;" height="26">
<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Platform and
OS</span></b><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td
- style="padding: 0.75pt; background: #00FFFF 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 75%;"
- height="26">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Compilers</span></b><span
- style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt; background: rgb(0, 255, 255) none repeat scroll 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 75%;" height="26">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Compilers</span></b><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">HP-UX<o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">HP <span
- class="SpellE">aC</span>++ B3910B<o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">HP <span class="SpellE">aC</span>++ B3910B<o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">Linux on Power</span></span><span
- style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">Linux on Power</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">zLinux</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">zLinux</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">Linux Itanium<o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<span style="color: black;"><font size="3">Linux IA-32</font></span></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;"><font size="3">gcc</font></span></span><span style="color: black;"><font size="3">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;"><font size="3">gcc</font></span></span><span style="color: black;"><font size="3">
(versions 2.9x, 3.xx, 4.xx)</font><o:p></o:p></span></td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">Linux X86_64<o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span
- style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><span class="SpellE"><span style="color: black;">gcc</span></span><span style="color: black;">
(versions 2.9x, 3.xx, 4.xx)</span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color: black;">Windows 2000</span></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<font size="3">Microsoft Visual C++ Ver.&nbsp; 6 and Microsoft .Net compiler version.&nbsp;Works on VC .NET 2003 v7.1).
NOTE: Visual C++ Ver. 6 no longer being regularly tested.</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; "> <font size="3">Windows 2003</span></font></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;"> <font size="3">Windows 2003</font><p></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<font size="3">Microsoft Visual C++ Ver. 6 and Microsoft .Net compiler Version 7.1.
Note: Visual C++ Ver. 6 no longer being regular tested.
</font>
@@ -1794,18 +1716,13 @@ OS</span></b><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</tr>
<tr>
<td style="vertical-align: top;"><big>HP OpenVMS 8.3 or later Alpha</big></td>
- <td style="vertical-align: top;"><font size="3">&nbsp;</font><big><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);" color="RED">HP C++ V<span
- style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">7.3-009 or later required</span> for OpenVMS
+ <td style="vertical-align: top;"><font size="3">&nbsp;</font><big><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);" color="RED">HP C++ V<span style="color: rgb(153, 51, 153);">7.3-009 or later required</span> for OpenVMS
Alpha</font></big></td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="vertical-align: top;"><big><span class="norm"></span><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"> HP OpenVMS 8.3 or later IA64</font></big></td>
- <td style="vertical-align: top;"><span class="norm"></span><big><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">HP C++ V7.</font><font color="#993399">3-023 or
- later required</font><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"> on OpenVMS IA64</font></big></td>
+ <td style="vertical-align: top;"><big><span class="norm"></span><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"> HP OpenVMS 8.3 or later IA64</font></big></td>
+ <td style="vertical-align: top;"><span class="norm"></span><big><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">HP C++ V7.</font><font color="#993399">3-023 or
+ later required</font><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"> on OpenVMS IA64</font></big></td>
</tr>
<tr>
<td style="vertical-align: top;"><font size="3">z/OS V1.7 and up</font></td>
@@ -1816,64 +1733,54 @@ Alpha</font></big></td>
</table>
&nbsp;<p align="center"><b>Platforms no Actively supported for this release (No
current Nightly Build Test Results</b></p>
-<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 90%;" border="1"
- cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1" id="table2">
+<table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 90%;" id="table2" border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="1">
<tbody>
<tr style="">
- <td
- style="padding: 0.75pt; background: #00FFFF 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 240px;"
- height="26">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt; background: rgb(0, 255, 255) none repeat scroll 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 240px;" height="26">
<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Platform and
OS</span></b><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
- <td
- style="padding: 0.75pt; background: #00FFFF 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 75%;"
- height="26">
- <p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Compilers</span></b><span
- style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt; background: rgb(0, 255, 255) none repeat scroll 0% 50%; -moz-background-clip: initial; -moz-background-origin: initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: initial; width: 75%;" height="26">
+ <p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="color: black;">Compilers</span></b><span style="color: black;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
</td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; "> <font size="3">Windows XP</font></p>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;"> <font size="3">Windows XP</font><p></p>
</td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; ">
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;">
<font size="3">Microsoft Visual C++ Ver. 6 and Microsoft .Net compiler Version 7.1.
Note: Visual C++ Ver. 6 no longer being regular tested.
</font>
</td>
</tr>
<tr style="">
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; "> <font size="3">MacOS version 10.3 and higher</font></td>
- <td style="padding: 0.75pt; "> <font size="3">gcc 4.01</font></td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;"> <font size="3">MacOS version 10.3 and higher</font></td>
+ <td style="padding: 0.75pt;"> <font size="3">gcc 4.01</font></td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="vertical-align: top;"><big><font color="RED"><span
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Solaris 8</span></font></big></td>
+ <td style="vertical-align: top;"><big><font color="RED"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Solaris 8</span></font></big></td>
<td style="vertical-align: top;"><big>GNU&nbsp; 2.95.3,&nbsp; Sun
CC compiler V 5.8. Note that the latest thread patch (108993) may be
required. (see Pegasus bug 4632)</big><br>
</td>
</tr>
<tr>
- <td style="vertical-align: top;"><span class="norm"></span><big><font
- color="RED"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Solaris 9</span></font></big></td>
+ <td style="vertical-align: top;"><span class="norm"></span><big><font color="RED"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Solaris 9</span></font></big></td>
<td style="vertical-align: top;"><big>GNU&nbsp; 2.95.3, Sun
WorkShop 6 update 2 C++ 5.3, patch 111685-22 2005/04/09</big><br>
</td>
- </tr>
+ </tr><tr><td><big>OpenSolaris 11 (Nevada) Community Edition (Sparc and IX86)</big></td><td><big>CC Compiler Sun Studio 5.11</big></td></tr>
</tbody>
</table>
<p><b>Platform patches</b>
</p>
-<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">The following is a list known of platform
+<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">The following is a list known of platform
patches Pegasus requires.</font></p>
<div style="margin-left: 40px;">
<ol>
<li>
<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">
- <font
- style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">RHAS
+ <font style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">RHAS
2.1 needs the update to fix Red Hat Bugzilla 98815.</font></p></li>
<li>
<p style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">RHEL 4.4 multithreading bug in
@@ -1888,9 +1795,7 @@ multithreaded client intermittently fails connecting to IPv6 (Pegasus Bugzilla
</div>
<p>Further information regarding Pegasus support on IBM platforms can
be
-found at: <a
- href="http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/eserver/v1r1/en_US/index.htm?info/icmain.htm"><span
- style="text-decoration: underline; color: rgb(51, 51, 255);">http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/eserver/v1r1/en_US/index.htm?info/icmain.htm</span></a>
+found at: <a href="http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/eserver/v1r1/en_US/index.htm?info/icmain.htm"><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: rgb(51, 51, 255);">http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/eserver/v1r1/en_US/index.htm?info/icmain.htm</span></a>
</p>
<p> Further information regarding Pegasus support on HP platforms can
be
@@ -1914,120 +1819,112 @@ the Open Pegasus bugzilla base for bugs with the tag for a particular version
the Pegasus CVS tree for that Pegasus release.</p>
<p>
-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; - Changes for Pegasus 2.8.0 release (bugs Tagged
-2.8.0_APPROVED)&nbsp;<a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/buglist.cgi?keywords=2.8.0_APPROVED">
-Pegasus 2.8.0_APPROVED bug list</a></p>
+&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; - Changes for Pegasus 2.9.0 release (bugs Tagged
+2.9.0_APPROVED). The link is&nbsp;<a href="http://cvs.rdg.opengroup.org/bugzilla/buglist.cgi?keywords=2.9.0_APPROVED">
+Pegasus 2.9.0_APPROVED bug list.</a></p>
-<h2><a
- name="Pegasus Release Control and Version Definition Documentation">Release Control and Version Definition Documentation</a></h2>
+<h2><a name="Pegasus Release Control and Version Definition Documentation">Release Control and Version Definition Documentation</a></h2>
<p>The Pegasus project is controlled largely through a set of documents
(PEPs) that serve both as the definition and review mechanism for new and
modified Pegasus functionality and for the definition and documentation
-of releases. </p>
-
-<p>Specifically the following PEPs define the characteristics of this
+of releases.</p>The following PEPs define the characteristics of this
Pegasus release. These PEPs are available at
-<a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/protected/documents.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&gdc_docage=0&S=gdc_title&R=desc" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline; text-underline: single">
-OpenPegasus Approved PEPs.</a></p>
+<a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/protected/documents.tpl?CALLER=index.tpl&amp;gdc_docage=0&amp;S=gdc_title&amp;R=desc" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline;">
+OpenPegasus Approved PEPs.</a><ol>
-<b>
-
-<ol>
-
- <li>
- PEP 333 - OpenPegasus Release Definition - </b>This PEP ( and a corresponding
- section in the Pegasus wiki) is used
+<b> <li>
+ No PEP (See Wiki Section <a href="http://wiki.opengroup.org/pegasus-wiki/doku.php?id=dev:release:2_9_x">OpenPegasus 2.9.x Release Status</a>) - OpenPegasus Release Definition/Status -&nbsp; </li></b>A&nbsp;
+ section in the Pegasus wiki is used
throughout the development of this version as the control point for
functionality that will go into the release and points to all of the PEPs that
- represent the Pegasus&nbsp; functionality changes for this version of Pegasus.</li>
+ represent the Pegasus&nbsp; functionality changes for this version of Pegasus<span style="font-weight: bold;">.</span>
<b>
<li>
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16781/PEP308_RecommendedReleaseOptions.htm">
- PEP 308</a> -&nbsp; OpenPegasus&nbsp; Build and Configuration
+ <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/18245/PEP343_RecommendedReleaseOption2.9.htm">
+ PEP 343</a> -&nbsp; OpenPegasus&nbsp; Build and Configuration
Options&nbsp; for Selected
-Platforms</li>
+Platforms -<span style="font-weight: normal;"> Also located in the OpenPegasus CVS repository as <big><span style="font-family: monospace;">pegasus/doc/BuildAndReleaseOptions.html</span></big>.</span></li></b><b>
<li>
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16780/PEP329_ExternalInterface2.8.htm">
- PEP 329</a> - OpenPegasus 2.8 External Interfaces - </b>Lists the public
+ <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/18244/PEP344_ExternalInterface2.9.htm">
+ PEP 344</a> - OpenPegasus 2.8 External Interfaces - </li></b>Lists the public
interfaces for clients and providers that are considered external and
- therefore &quot;frozen&quot;.<b><br>
+ therefore "frozen".<b><br>
- </li>
+
<li>
<a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16779/PEP330_SDKFile2.8.0.htm">
- PEP 330</a> - OpenPegasus&nbsp; SDK Packaging Definition - </b>Defines the
- recommended set of files for inclusion in the OpenPegasus SDK</li>
+ PEP 342</a> - OpenPegasus&nbsp; SDK Packaging Definition - </li></b>Defines the
+ recommended set of files for inclusion in the OpenPegasus SDK
<b>
<li>
- <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/16778/PEP331_RuntimePackaging2.8.0.htm">
- PEP 331</a> - Pegasus&nbsp; Runtime Packaging Definition - </b>Defines the
- recommended set of files for inclusion in this OpenPegasus release.</li>
+ <a href="http://www.openpegasus.org/pp/uploads/40/18247/PEP341_RuntimePackaging2.9.0.htm">
+ PEP 341</a> - Pegasus&nbsp; Runtime Packaging Definition - </li></b>Defines the
+ recommended set of files for inclusion in this OpenPegasus release.
<b>
- <li>PEP 332 - Pegasus Release Notes (This document located in the
+ <li>PEP 345 - Pegasus Release Notes -&nbsp;<span style="font-weight: normal;"> (This document located in the
approved PEP
- repository and the OpenPegasus source tree root directory) <br>
+ repository and the OpenPegasus source tree root directory (<big><span style="font-family: monospace;">pegasus/ReleaseNotes.html</span></big>)</span><br>
</li>
-</ol>
+</b></ol>
-<h2><a name="General Documentation">General Documentation</a></h2>
-<p>The following documentation is available for the this Pegasus
-release:</p>
+<h2><b><a name="General Documentation">General Documentation</a></b></h2>
+<p><b>The following documentation is available for the this Pegasus
+release:</b></p>
<ul style="margin-top: 0in;" type="disc">
- <li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>Utilities</b> - </b>A
+<b> <li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>Utilities</b> - </li></b>A
combination of help generally available with the --help option for each
-command and HTML documentation for most of the tools.<o:p></o:p></li>
+command and HTML documentation for most of the tools.<o:p></o:p>
<b>
<li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>API and&nbsp; usage
-documentation</b> - </b>See the header files and the HTML&nbsp; API
+documentation</b> - </li></b>See the header files and the HTML&nbsp; API
documentation that is on the web site. The best API usage documentation
is the existing utilities and test programs and the examples in the API
documentation.&nbsp; In particular the Common/tests unit tests contain
-extensive examples of the use of the Common APIs.</li>
+extensive examples of the use of the Common APIs.
<b>
<li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>Building and Debugging
-Providers </b>- </b>Readme.html in the Pegasus source tree Root Directory, API
+Providers </b>- </li></b>Readme.html in the Pegasus source tree Root Directory, API
documentation, and documentation from the Pegasus Technical Workshop
-which is available on the Pegasus web site.</li>
+which is available on the Pegasus web site.
<b>
<li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>Building and Debugging
-Clients</b> - </b>API documentation and the documentation on the Pegasus
-Technical Workshop which is available on the Pegasus web site.</li>
+Clients</b> - </li></b>API documentation and the documentation on the Pegasus
+Technical Workshop which is available on the Pegasus web site.
<b>
- <li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>PEPs</b> - </b>The
+ <li class="MsoNormal" style="color: black;"><b>PEPs</b> - </li></b>The
features of Pegasus that have been installed in this and the previous
few versions are defined by Pegasus PEPs that are available on the
OpenPegasus web site.&nbsp; While these are the original design
documents largely and use in the process of defining and approving the
overall characteristics of new functionality, they serve as a guide to
-the design and implementation of these features.</li>
+the design and implementation of these features.
</ul>
-<hr >
-<p>Licensed to The Open Group (TOG) under one or more contributor license
+<hr>Licensed to The Open Group (TOG) under one or more contributor license
agreements. Refer to the OpenPegasusNOTICE.txt file distributed with
this work for additional information regarding copyright ownership.
Each contributor licenses this file to you under the OpenPegasus Open
Source License; you may not use this file except in compliance with the
-License.</p>
+License.
<p>Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a
copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"),
to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation
@@ -2044,5 +1941,4 @@ CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT,
TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE
SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.</p>
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