Pegasus Enhancement Proposal (PEP)
PEP #: 306
Title: Release Notes for OpenPegasus 2.7.0
Created: 3 October 2007
Authors: Karl Schopmeyer
|1.1||8 October 2007||Karl Schopmeyer||Incorporate data from 2.6.1 release notes. Fix per comments in 1.0|
|1.2||11 October 2007||Karl Schopmeyer||Comments from V 1.1 and add existing document links. Add pep 302 to enhancements|
|1.3||15 October 2007||Karl Schopmeyer||Add final links|
Abstract: This document defines the release notes for the 2.7.0 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.
This release is available in a number of forms including:
The instructions for acquiring the released code are on the Pegasus WEB site. Installation instructions are part of the README in the root of the Pegasus source tree.
Pegasus 2.7.0 is a major release, extending Pegasus 2.6 in selected areas as described in the Pegasus PEP defining this release .
The major areas of development for this release were as follows. For more information access the PEP for each change defined:
Table of Major Changes for this Release
|PEP #||Description of Change||Posted PEP
|284||Add Platform support IBM i5/PASE - Portable Application Solutions Environment (PASE)||1.6|
|286||Reduce the Amount of CIM Server code that runs Privileged (Privilege Separation)||1.8|
|291||Add Support for IPv6 - Stage 1 (Note: This functionality was made available but normally disabled Pegasus 2.6.1)||1.2|
|62||Add IPV6 Support for SNMP Indication Handler and include NET-SNMP indication handler in Linux RPM||1.1|
|130||Enable Remote CMPI for Windows||1.2|
|302||Enhanced Log File Support||1.0|
|258||Add support for certificate-based authentication audit logging||1.5|
|Bugzilla 6466||Add two new trace components to facilitate triage of indication delivery issues||Bug 6466|